You cheated yourself but these are the breaks

from Ghostface Killah (Ft. Amy Winehouse) – You Know I'm No Good Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

This quotes a classic Hip Hop track, “The Breaks” by Kurtis Blow (1980).

The track features lyrics like, “If your woman steps out with another man (That’s the breaks, that’s the breaks).” So, he’s saying that things happened in his relationship with this chick who’s no good but these are the breaks of life.

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