She is laughing like Jim Carrey’s character in “The Mask.”
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After messing up and getting towed (and probably losing a bunch of money as a result), he has to catch up.
The line “must I catch up” also sounds like “mustard, ketchup,” which are both condiments. Nice move, Tyga.
He got it towed before he even had a license. Not good.
He spent his couple of grand to buy a Ford Escort for his first car.
Tyga is saying that he is a warrior. Cleon was one of the cofounders of the Warriors.
They don’t have anywhere they need to go, they can just post up anywhere like field goal posts
Soulja Boy has yet to win a Grammy and to date has only had 1 nomination for “Crank That” in 2008.
“Livin' in the city” most likely means he moved out of home because he was offered a deal with the devil and sold his soul. His mom was disappointing and probably shunned him.
he definitely says ‘mind’, not mom. west coast accent. spit spit
He’d never thought he’d find an innocent person, after living in the city which can lead to an amoral lifestyle after seeing so much sin. He eventually adopted that mindset too, leaving his own mother to disown him.
I always thought it was “Living in the City made my own ‘mind’ my nemesis” Seeing as though he is referencing sins of the flesh in the next line implying that being in a city filled with sin… sin is all he thinks about now.
Or if it is “mom” then maybe Capt. Murf has performed these sacrifices publicly or just lived a sinful lifestyle.
isn’t he saying “spliffin' in the city”??
might suggest that when he started smoking pot (a spliff is a joint with tobacco), his mom didn’t approve of it
Captain Murphy has seems to have been waiting a while for his debut, but now it’s finally here. He has entered hip-hop. Probably now that he finally learned to Dougie…
emphasis on the fact that he was speeding so fast that he “caught” the ticket.
and “She laughs with her jaw dropped like the movie mask”
is “She laughs and her jaw drop like the Jim Carrey’s "Mask”"
Isn’t letting me edit lyrics right now, but:
“Fast forward to the 4th escort I ball ??
Too quick 14 no license, that’s some awful full shit
Now must stack ketchup like condiments”
“Fast forward to the Ford Escort, I ball with it.
Towed quick, 14 no license, that’s some awful shit.
Now must I catch up, like condiments”
Also making the point that he used to be rich, but now he is “Bill Gates” rich.
Also a possible reference to the chorus of Kendrick’s Backseat Freestyle.
“so I can fuck the world for seventy-two hours.”
RHCP reference is waaaaaaay first. Just sayin.
I see where you’re coming from, macdaddyj, and it is a possibility, but I don’t think the original interpretation is at all wrong. I actually think it fits the vibe of the rest of the song a lot better. Especially in light of the second verse.
you mean “your mother”… ?
should link in “Hail Mary” and add some more details…
I don’t think it’s entirely sarcastic. If you’ve seen him live he actually emphasizes that he wants everyone to be dancing their asses off during this song. Seems like more of a fun song than a critical song to me, but I see where your coming from.