Flowing tight, though they ain't rocked a phone or mic
For more than like, for or five, dorky guys
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they might have practiced a lot but they really only rocked for a few people before a corporation went ahead and chose them adn put them in front of bajillions. see lana del rey on saturday night live.

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Not at the top of they craft, but they popular rap Corporation Choose Me by Jayk Gallagher (Ft. Alwayz Prolific) 33

skill and lyricism are no longer necessarily valued on the radio. swaggish pronunciations of words is what goes way farther. “bitch i’m a starrrrr / look at the paint on the carrrrr.” a lot of new stuff is off rhythm even.

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Young kids on the cutting edge, goes to they fuckin' head
Corporation chose them, ain't nobody understand
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referring to some very young rappers who became famous in the past couple years

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40 years old at the peak of they game, since reagan was named
Trickle down, yank they chain
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there’s a lotta 38 year old dudes in LA with incomparable, unbelievable rap skill… and they are not getting any richer. the reagan thing refers to reagan’s “trickle down economics” where he wanted to give money to the rich, figuring it would trickle down to the poor. the economy stayed tanked til ‘92 when Clinton was elected.

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Shout out to the red hat, alpha on the greenery
Kill it with the homes prolific on the beat machine
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“the red hat” is VerBS aka Kyle Verbs Guy, the most prolific rapper in the city.. his hustle inspires us all, doing like 200 shows a year or something. Alpha refers to Alpha MC, who features on a song on The Corporation Choose Me EP jaykgallagher.bandcamp.com — Alpha is a phenomenal rapper and known for his charisma. Prolific is Alwayz Prolific, the dude who collabed with me on this album, made all the beats with me, and performs with me everywhere.

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But fuck sayin dumb shit, open mike eagle me Corporation Choose Me by Jayk Gallagher (Ft. Alwayz Prolific) 33

i don’t wanna rap about dumb things, i want to rap intelligently, like one of my favorite rappers Open Mike Eagle— a friend and huge inspiration. his bars are amazing.

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Used to be mtv, now internet scenery Corporation Choose Me by Jayk Gallagher (Ft. Alwayz Prolific) 33

success as a rapper looks different these days

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Sold em for a cold one, sold em for some home spun
Sold em cuz I'm already dead where my soul was
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don’t need guns cuz there’s no point in fighting reality. sold em for beer, weed, sold cuz LA has already programmed me to be a mindless husk. we as a country are programmed to mindlessly crave brands and fame.

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Pushing for the backdrop, ever since the rap start
Can't get my stack on, til I sell a pop tart?
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been doing my best, ever since i started, but i won’t make any money, until i go commercial?

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Put more roaches down than pest control Corporation Choose Me by Jayk Gallagher (Ft. Alwayz Prolific) 33

allow me to create a situation where my friends can smoke more weed … … … hahahha i feel like i’m translating my raps for the collegiate set hahaha

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