They wanna share my light (Repeat x8)
You can have all my shine, I'll give you the light (Repeat x2)
As seen in part on Kendrick Lamar’s A.D.H.D:
Ab-Soul’s fans want to share in his knowledge, which Kendrick confirms he has no problems with. Sharing is part of HiiiPoWeR’s search for knowledge. This could also refer to other artists wanting to get put on by Ab-Soul.
The song title and reference of light is one of many on Ab-Soul’s Control System. As he said in an interview with Complex Magazine:
“There’s a lot of irony [that I make songs like ‘Illuminate’] but I’m sensitive to light. I probably have a desire to be able to look directly into the light because I can’t. And then you think about the light and being enlightened, and what that means. I definitely like to do that. So just making all the connections with different words and where you want to see yourself. You’ve got to see it first.
The irony here is that he, who can only see so much literal light, is fact the most “enlightened” or illuminated, and is being asked to share his light.
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