Are we there yet? Ice cubes in a bong
Rip, brain dead, take a tug and then pass

from Chance The Rapper (Ft. Twista & Vic Mensa) – Cocoa Butter Kisses Lyrics on Rap Genius


He is referencing the rapper / actor Ice Cube who starred in the movie Are We There Yet?. Also, it is common practice to put ice cubes in a bong to cool down the smoke. They then take “rips” / “tugs” / hits from the bong and pass it around until they are high.

From Vic’s Instagram, (and the Orange Soda music video):

It’s possible that Vic is also using wordplay on the topic of death through the phrases “brain dead”, “rip”. (rest in peace), and “pass”. (pass away).

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