If I get shot today my phone'll stop ringing again
These industry niggas ain't friends, they know how to pretend

from 50 Cent (Ft. Eminem) – Patiently Waiting Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

In the music industry, and in life in general, there are all kinds of people that act as if they were your friends just to get something from you.

His phone will stop ringing “again” because he was dropped from Columbia Records and became an industry pariah after being shot in April, 2000.

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