Please don't Interscope
It's gonna be a whole lot of Iovine and respirating

from Lupe Fiasco – Failure Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Beautiful example of double entendre and playing with words.

Interscope means the literal record label, and also “enter scope” as in becoming a target for his gun. (Also note the “endoscope” possibility, which is how doctor’s look in side organs and stuff with tiny cameras)

IV'ing refers to the literal head of the Interscope record label, Jimmy “Iovine” and an IV is how medicine is introduced into the body through the veins during surgery, which is what you would get put on if you got shot.

Also, asking the audience not to “interscope” could also mean he’s asking us not to read too much into the previous line and take it as a diss towards Interscope and Steve Stoute.

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