How many no money boys are crazy?
How many boys are raw?
How many no money boys are rowdy?
How many start a war? (x2)

from M.I.A. – Boyz Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

What starts out as seemingly just another party song takes a snipe at the wealthy and powerful keeping people down, and thus feeding into violence and unrest.

No money boyz refer to boys trapped in poverty and living in dangerous environments, don’t see value in other’s lives or even their own, causing them to do reckless things; go to wild parties and use dangerous drugs, join gangs and start killin' people, you know the drill.

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