Up in wroughty Brownsville with fiends around me Brooklyn Babies by RZA (Ft. Force MD's, Masta Killa & Tiffany)

Brownsville is the 2nd worst neighborhood in Brooklyn, filled with crack fiends

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August 22nd, 2012

Rza was raised there before he moved to staten island.Mike Tyson was born there too.

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They say that ima dreamer, I ain't the only one Livin' It Up by Flipsyde

A reference to John Lennon — Imagine.

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I'm ready for war if you motherfuckers wanna take it there
Call up Hop and SwizZz but honestly that wouldn't make it fair
Funk Volume 2012 by Hopsin (Ft. Dizzy Wright, DJ Hoppa & SwizZz)

Hopsin, SwizZz and Dizzy are all amazing lyricists, you against them wouldn’t be fair.

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Cbro
July 2nd, 2013

I think the “ready for war” line is kind of paying homage to the first line of “Twinz” By Big Pun. The two lines sound really similar, Idk.

http://rapgenius.com/Big-punisher-twinz-deep-cover-98-lyrics#note-1549315

Nicky
July 22nd, 2012

“Call up Hop and SwizZz but honestly that wouldn’t make it fair” means he could call those two for backup, but that isn’t needed since he can take on all of the mofos by himself,thus making it unfair to them if he has backup.

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An angel sent me a bag of weed with my fucking brain attached Funk Volume 2012 by Hopsin (Ft. Dizzy Wright, DJ Hoppa & SwizZz)

Pot + Brain = Pot Head

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April 13th, 2012

He’s saying that weed has expanded his mind and made him able to think of the things that he has

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Looking for a dollar
Too proud to ask my friends or
I'm On It by Childish Gambino

He doesn’t want his friends to think less of him by asking for money and being a mooch.

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Dead in your face, straight RZArect you Smooth Sailing (Remix) by Method Man (Ft. Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, Solomon Childs & Streetlife)

RZa used to go by the name of RZArector when he was in the group “Gravediggaz”

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Step on the set, Inspectah Deck you Smooth Sailing (Remix) by Method Man (Ft. Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, Solomon Childs & Streetlife)

Step on the crime scene? The inspectah will knock you out; also obviously a reference to Inspectah Deck’s name.

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Label me a beast, call me U-Godzilla Smooth Sailing (Remix) by Method Man (Ft. Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, Solomon Childs & Streetlife)

Shoutout to U-God and Godzilla is a beast.

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I live the Streetlife, why, I'm that nigga Smooth Sailing (Remix) by Method Man (Ft. Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, Solomon Childs & Streetlife)

The guys name is Streetlife, and he lives the real fucking life.

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If that don't work, back to stealing
Snatch me a purse, and stack reel in
Smooth Sailing (Remix) by Method Man (Ft. Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, Solomon Childs & Streetlife)

In NYC, it’s really easy to steal on the subway, just snatch something then run off the train. You can pawn anything at the pawn shops.

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