Sweet music set me free
From the statistic that I started to be
I wish my mama was alive to see

from Cee-Lo Green – Gettin' Grown Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Music got him out the street life… without music he would have been dead or in jail like so many others. his mother passed before he reached this elite music status.

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