My nigga, what it look like?
[Verse 1: Kendrick Lamar]
Niggas hatin', bitches hatin'
Babies dyin', bullets flyin'
Helicopters, police sirens, preachers lying
Genocism, criticism, unemployment, racism
Burning buildings, AIDS victims, cancer killin' no cure
Oil spillin', turmoil, poverty stricken, police brutality kickin'
Ass of us Africans, hostages in Afghanistan
Not to mention another prison
Child molesting, cow intestines, botox injections
Earthquakes thats government tested
Secret society weapon, opium plant manifested
Then turn to crack then invested amongst us Blacks
Just a message to hold us back
Great depression amongst Iraq, no direction no Google map
Just a tec for the soowoop swervin, izuzu then blap blap blap
Adolescents go coocoo, mothers are boohoo crying
The governor keeps us starvin', these commercials keep us buyin'
These cigarettes supermarkets fill up our liver with triumph
Distincted livin' with science
No place to live in, no Zion
See that's forbidden, we fryin'
[Interlude: Ab-Soul/Kendrick Lamar]
(A: My nigga, what it look like?)
K: That's exactly what Hell look like
[Hook: Alori Joh]
Tell it like it is nigga, tell it like it is homeboy
Tell it like it is nigga, tell it like it is, tell them what's up!
[Verse 2: Kendrick Lamar]
Malcolm laughing, Martin laughing
Biggie spittin', Pac is rapping
People singing, bells is ringing
Children playing, angels praying
14 karat golden streets
Collard greens, red wine, potato yams, turkey legs
Calling every human being...
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