I microphone control with the soul of slave hummin "Wadin in the Water"

from Lupe Fiasco – The Emperor's Soundtrack Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Wade In The Water is an old African American spiritual song with roots associating back to the underground railroad.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhjGzBCOw88.

Lupe is in touch with his roots, but in a more modern setting

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