But Man I'll never match New School Leaders by Shad

Shad doesn’t think he will ever be as skillful as this pro

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If you don't stay on your rhymes you'll probably rock the spot
Around the time pigs fly like some cops with hops
New School Leaders by Shad

The line starts out with the pro rapper telling sad that he could rock the spot even if he doesn’t work too hard on his rhymes, but this idea is dismissed when he goes on to explain that this will only happen “when pigs fly” or in other words never.

Cops are often referred to as pigs so the “Cops with hops” is just a play on the “pigs fly” phrase

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One day I started working hard and just forgot to stop New School Leaders by Shad

The older rapper answers the most recent question of Shad by saying that hard work is the key to success when it comes to rapping

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Yo, tell me exactly how you got your props? New School Leaders by Shad

Shad wants to know how the “real MC” got his respect and fame

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So don't let your raps detract from the bigger things in life
Cause that's a trap, for real!
New School Leaders by Shad

The elder rapper is warning Shad not to “sellout” or dumb down his rhymes in order to make money referencing to the earlier lines where he explains that money isn’t really important

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When the homeless don’t eat we got a lot on our plate Call Waiting (Interlude) by Shad

Shad is saying that the wealthy people have more than enough food on their plates for themselves and a few homeless people. “Having a lot on you plate” also means that you have a lot to deal with so Shad is also saying that homelessness is a large problem that is hard to deal with

This is also a continuation of the line before it (That’s why the leaders of the States say wait)

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Vic
October 12th, 2013

They’re saying, ‘wait, we’re busy’, as people starve. Yet, they don’t see the irony in using a phrase like, ‘we got a lot on our PLATE’.

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While the kids in class wait with the weight a world Call Waiting (Interlude) by Shad

Children are the grownups of tomorrow

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We back in the game
This time, and we not gon' play
High Volume by Memphis Bleek

Memphis could be referring to the time it took for him to release more music after his last completed album “534” and “and we not gon' play” is referring to what Bleek told MTV about how he wanted his next album “The Process” to be a classic

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Bustin' out money from Coming of Age High Volume by Memphis Bleek

Coming of Age is Bleek’s first album and he’s spending money he made from it

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Cuz dimes recognize me now in the hallway
And flash a smile, I pass em quick with a small wave
Basically punk em so my boys get mad and punch me
In the junk til my balls ache
Out of Love Pt. 2 by Shad

Even though women recognize Shad now he doesn’t do anything about it because he’s looking for love, his friends are mad at him for not getting with them. Also a play on words with the idiom “bustin my balls”.

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