God damn, another fuckin payback with a twist

from Ice Cube – When Will They Shoot? Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

This references the opening line on two of his other songs. The second track on Ice Cube’s Death Certificate, “The Wrong Nigga to Fuck Wit,” which starts with

God damn, it’s a brand new payback

as well as the second track off Amerikkka’s Most Wanted, “The Nigga You Love to Hate”, in which the lead-off line is

I heard payback is a muthafuckin' nigga.

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