These simple lines be good for your health

from Public Enemy – Harder Than You Think Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Chucky D is driving at Public Enemy’s rival, N.W.A. Throughout the song, he references the song F* the Police and gangster rap generally. This line is a reference to Ice Cube’s line “I’m bad for your health”, from his song Check Yo'self. Chuck want’s to rid Hip Hop of “crime rhymes” which rappers such as Ice Cube regularly drop.

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