How the hell I'm gonna tell the youth don't be me?
How is he going to tell the youth (younger generation) not to be him?
Overall, rappers and athletes preach it’s hard to be in their professions and people should stay in school because the odds are stacked against you. However, there are certain benefits to being Andre 3000 like being with some beautiful women and so perhaps he thinks its hypocritical to tell the youth not to want to grow up and be like him.
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