Lights please, lights please
Turn off the lights
For now everything just seem so right
And how you make the darkness seem so bright
I'm feeling like things gon' be alright

from J. Cole – Lights Please Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

The lights are usually turned off before having sex with someone; however, Cole is not only referencing that action, he is also talking about how turning off the lights reflects the way his girl thinks. Without light, she is blind to all the corruption and dishonesty in the world.

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