I used to be commander-in-chief of my pimp ship flying high
Til I met this pretty little missile, shot me out the sky

from Keri Hilson (Ft. Kanye West & Ne-Yo) – Knock You Down Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

He used to play girls and do what he wanted, flying high and being a bachelor, but now he’s got a girl who keeps him in check and puts his playa-days behind him.

“Ship” was censored out of this line on some radio edited versions because they thought he said “shit.”

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