Everyday we wake up there's the legitimate
Struggle between doin whats right, and just doin some nigga shit

from Phonte – The Good Fight Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

The struggle between grinding it out in a “real” low paying job and doing something illegal to get more money.

Also a play on words an actual or “legitimate struggle” between doing legitimate (legal) or illegitimate (illegal) work.

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