I was raw before rap, and I ain't lost my past
Shit could get hairy, I could lose myself in a flash
Intro by Clipse

Raw refers to cocaine. Push uses it as a homophone to describe the cocaine he was dealing before rapping & describes his current “raw” rapping style.

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Yeah, you think you got the power
You ain't got the power
You don't tell me that it's okay
I tell you that it's okay
You don't got the power
You don't have the power bitch, what
Yo, yo
Power by Clipse

The songs premise works around Push & Malice figuratively ending lives. Flexing their wordplay, they create a warning to other rappers in the game. Essentially saying:

We might be dope dealers, but we can rap too

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Malice, from the Clipse, laser tap with steel tips
Hold like two rubber grips, with snug fit
Hear Me Out by Clipse (Ft. Pharrell Williams)

Unlike his brother Push, Malice does introduce himself at the beginning of his verse.

He uses gun lingo to create a metaphor for his rhymes. Lookin' something like this:

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Watch your step, those that slept, they still sleepin'
Left 'em with two in they chest and still leakin'
Hear Me Out by Clipse (Ft. Pharrell Williams)

I never sleep, cause sleep is the cousin of death

Underestimate Malice and you’ll have two bullets in your chest.

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Twist ya chil-mo, hit the road in double R's
Me and girlfriend, mix drinks and double straws
Hear Me Out by Clipse (Ft. Pharrell Williams)

Chill out, Malice is swerving in a Rolls Royce (RR) with his girl

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Yo, I run with common, who be dippin' on they bonds
Man, bullets and slugs, all the above but times ten
Hear Me Out by Clipse (Ft. Pharrell Williams)

Gene runs with common criminals. A bond ensures the holder of funds (cash). If they’re dippin' and not paying their bonds, violence will follow!

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Or either at the club sippin' on Henny and ice Hear Me Out by Clipse (Ft. Pharrell Williams)

Hennessy is a popular choice of congac, served with ice.

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You know the type, money your wice, money your life Hear Me Out by Clipse (Ft. Pharrell Williams)

Wice is the singular version of “twice” and “thrice”. Malice implies these other MC’s only care about money.

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So roll your dice.. tell me what you got
Is it your ice.. or is it your life
Do what's right.. cause you can't roll twice
Safety's stuck, give a fuck, negotiating with price
Hear Me Out by Clipse (Ft. Pharrell Williams)

The popular street game “dice” or “street craps” was often a game of life or death. If you bet your chain and lost, there’s no going back. Not handing that over could cost you your life.

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How can hear me out yo, what I'm talking 'bout yo
You don't want to get in this game
The world's my monopoly, with your bitch on top of me
You don't want to get in this game
Hear Me Out by Clipse (Ft. Pharrell Williams)

Pusha refers to the drug game. Clipse built their brand on the fact they were ex/current dealers who slang cocaine.

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