My mom and my dad in the balcony
The one time that I hope they look down on me

from Childish Gambino – Glory Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

He wants his parents to be proud of what he’s accomplished. The only way he wants them to look down on him is if they’re in balcony seats above him, watching him perform.

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