World is too cold, so we screamin' fuck the government!
President and all, Democrats and Republicans
Born On The Block by Big KRIT (Ft. Big Sid & Killer Mike)

Growing up in a poverty stricken area will cause one to become very jaded to the American political system:

In this case, seeing how the government completely ignores all the troubles of people in the hood made Big Sid realize that voting is pointless, because no major political party (Dems or Republicans) will fix the problems that plague his hometown.

People in the hood hate the government for not only ignoring their problems, but for creating them, because many people believe things like the crack epidemic were started by government forces, and of course they deal with police brutality every day.

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If Pimp was alive he'd tell these hoes and these niggas Multiply by A$AP Rocky

This refers to the late Pimp C of the Texas based rap group, UGK, who coined the phrase “trill”. As Rocky has mentioned in prior tracks, he is a huge fan of Southern rap, and was influenced by the Houston rap scene, including UGK, as you can tell by his frequent use of the word “trill”.

So, as stating in the hook which this leads into, Rocky knows that if Pimp C were still alive, Pimp would be telling everyone to just keep it real (or trill) until the day they die, because if they don’t, the fakes and snitches will multiply and ruin the drug/rap game.

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[Outro:]
They wanna be down with the last King, Two!
Born On The Block by Big KRIT (Ft. Big Sid & Killer Mike)

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Stop talkin' and do somethin' about it
Every holiday season, jewelry stores crowded
Shine On 'Em by Nas

Even though people have been complaining about the violent and exploitative nature of the diamond trade for decades, it continues to grow and be profitable without reform.

Why? Because the people who complain about the diamond trade don’t actually try and change it, they continue to buy blood diamonds for their loved ones during the holiday season despite knowing how bad it is, allowing the trade to continue to flourish.

If you really want to stop the evil you need to speak with your wallet and stop buying diamonds.

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7. "Black Republican" (featuring Jay-Z) Hip Hop Is Dead Album Art by Nas

This was Nas and Jay Z’s first collab since their beef started way back in the late 90’s. This classic song marked the end of their near decade long beef and the start of a good friendship, as Jay later featured Nas on his song, Success off his album American Gangster.

Check the lyrics here!

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I just touched down in the city of the Queen
I ride around town, yea I'm feelin' like a king
Get Money by Big KRIT

Wordplay with Queen and King:

Since KRIT has hit the big time now, he is going overseas to foreign cities like London (where the Queen of England lives) for concerts/recording sessions, or to just party.

So, while KRIT is riding around in England, he realizes that he is a high roller now, which is why he suddenly feels like a King on top of the world (being a king is also a common theme in many of his tracks). This creates wordplay as the titles queen and king are both used to denote royalty.

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[Verse 2: Game] Ali Bomaye by Game (Ft. 2 Chainz & Rick Ross)

Along with referencing one of Jay Z’s lines from HAM, Game also uses the same type of flow that Jay used on his verse in that song. This is just one of many allusions Game has made to Jay in his music over the years.

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I'm swervin' in a boss car, I party like a rock star Get Money by Big KRIT

Possible reference to two songs here, the first line about being in a boss car could be referencing Rick Ross‘ verse on All I Do Is Win, where he says:

Boss, swervin in my lo-lo

While the second line is a reference to the famous hook of the song, Party Like a Rockstar, which goes like this:

Party like a rock — party like a rock star
Party like a rock — party like a rock star

Now that KRIT is rich, he is driving around in an expensive luxury vehicle (or boss car) and partying all day and night, just like a rock star would. This line highlights the good life that stars like him are accustomed to.

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Young Krizzle ain't never run out of bread, yea we eatin' Go Off by Big KRIT

Wordplay with bread and eatin':

To be eatin' means to be making a ton of money or doing a lot of sales, and bread means money. So, KRIT is so rich he will never run out of money (or bread), meaning he is at the top of his game, or eatin'. This creates wordplay as bread is a food that can literally be eaten.

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A$AP Mob album, out ASAP Dope Lord (Move That Dope Remix) by ASAP Ferg

A play on A$AP and ASAP:

A$AP Ferg is a member of the ASAP MOB, who as a group are going to release an album soon. Another way to say soon is to say ASAP or As Soon As Possible, creating wordplay as ASAP sounds the same as A$AP.

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