Back when I was playing Stomp the Yard
It'd be a bunch of niggas up on campus talking hard
Don't get exposed to these hoes boy knock it off
I seen your mama in a Benz when she drops you off
Stomp the Yard is a movie about a guy, Columbus Short, who never really wanted to go to college but ended up there anyway, much like Cole who thought he should’ve been signed before he finished.
While on campus, guys tried to act gangsta but Cole saw right through it. Some of them came from better backgrounds than they tried to portray.
Like Cole says in “Cole Summer”:
Rappin' out loud, with all the niggas that’s cool to you
Just to realize that all them niggas was foolin' you
And they ain’t who they said they were
Talk about the streets, but nigga that ain’t really where they were
Acting just like Dede was, but who am I to judge?
That’s neither here or there
Just know I know, my nigga, I just like being aware
Meagan Good also played in Stomp The Yard… Lips were too soft in that movie too..
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