Yes, how many gorillas who actually killas really rhyming
Artists that actually signed still killing
And when it comes to killing the mic, they're not willing
And I'm supposed to be shook; that's the shit that kill me
Take the bullet for Barack on the balcony and vanish
Extinguish the sun when I drool, play pool with the planets
We are renegades, the movement outlandish
My shit straight from the soul, goddammit
It's the one time only, vernacular original
Miraculous spectacular flow computer digital
I piss upon the pitiful, ridicule the minuscule
Pharoahe Monch need to park that ass like municipal

from Pharoahe Monch – Evolve Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

These are lyrics Monch originally spit on De La Soul’s Weed #1, which was a skit at the end of Oooh, from De La’s Mosaic Thump album.

Firstly, Pharoahe is pointing to the fact that so many rappers claim to be carrying guns and shooting people constantly, while it is very unlikely that the life of an artist and a killer can be lived simultaneously. He then compares Barack Obama to Martin Luther King Jr, who was assassinated whilst standing on a balcony.

After a stunning image of the solar system on a pool table,

Pharaohe plays off the phrase “municipal park,” because parks are commonly owned by the municipal government in Manhattan.

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