You may not see me on the TV channel
But in the hood I'm still hot like the left-sink handle
Musicians whose music videos aren’t shown on the TV are not necessarily not popular. And the left handle on a sink is usually the handle for hot water.
These two lines, like the two lines before, are also recycled from E-40’s “Fuck Em.”
He also uses a variation of this line at the very end of his verse in “Jellysickle” with Tech N9ne.
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