The “MIA nigga” being Rick Ross, T.I.’s longtime enemy (although at the time their beef was fresh)
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pretty sure he says “Down in the MIA n——”. Cant recall any beef between Ross and TI this early. He had problems with Lil Flip and Ludacris at this point
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Atlanta Street Hustling: (Jan. 2007 — April 2008) Hustled in a wide scope of Atlantan markets, both retail and middle-market trades
“Ok fellas, we’ve got this new kid, T.I., who’s coming in for a callback; not the greatest GPA, but he did major in Econ and Math..”
Ah, as with all brilliant minds, T.I. must be left-handed since he keeps the .45 (the gun with more kick) in his “other” hand
Could also be Colt 45 Malt Liquor
Cam seems to be rationalizing the murder to himself by thinking “eh, he didn’t really seem to want to live”
It could mean that the victim couldn’t wait to escape from drowning in the lake
I am pretty sure it means “you couldn’t wait to escape from jail”. Often times informants are given reduced jail sentences in exchange for “snitching”, which Cam has notably spoken out against. Well, you should have been more patient because you have been killed for your actions.
“Go to war” is a banality that rappers throw around; here, Cam takes it literally and goes off on a list of WWII soldier gear
Cam bought his boozehound girlfriend a cell phone for her car (back when this song came out, cell phones were still expensive, so this would be a super-nice thing to do for a girl)
Nike is the best footwear to “Just Do It” in (have sex)
When I was 15 years old, this was my goal in life: to find a girl who will let me have sex with her when I am totally high, and I don’t have to take off my sneakers
I’m still looking…
This song is ostensibly inspired by his mistress
Aw cute, pussy monster! Cookie monster loved to eat cookies (and sometimes fruits and veggies)
What do you think “pussy monster” likes to eat?
Also refering to his song pussy monster