Got that drum and I got them bands just like a parade, bish

from Kendrick Lamar (Ft. Anna Wise & Jay Rock) – Money Trees Lyrics on Rap Genius


Firearms are sometimes equipped with drums that hold more ammo than regular magazines. Bands refers to the rubberbands that wrap around Jay’s huge amounts of cash.

A simile is used here, as parades usually have marching bands participating and those bands have drums (snare, bass, toms).

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