Economic studies show that many working at the bottom of the drug trade in America only make the equivalent of minimum wage or less. Like most businesses the bulk of the financial rewards accrue to those at the top of the hierarchy while those at the bottom have to put in the most hours grinding.
Kanye is also making a political point in this verse. He’s asking how we can avoid another Vietnam war i.e. an unwinnable war with huge civilian casualties from which only the arms manufacturers benefit. That’s why Ye is ‘saying bring our troops back from Iraq, keep our troops out of Iran’
Great concert but Kanye’s ego is on swoll again. Neither the Koreans, nor any other country has built an arena in honour of Kanye to date.
Is also a comment on going from something mass produced to something hand crafted.
However, personally I’m never give up my bic pens. They’re a design classic!
26 is also the number of miles which are run in a marathon.
Big Sean means Morse Code but he actually says Morris Code. Need some fact checkers up in the studio.
‘First track’ is a double meaning
First track — first song.
First time on a racing track. Many car enthusiasts go to a racing track to drive their own car so they can really experience what it is capable of — where they can really let go without having to worry about laws or traffic
Double meaning –
He’s saying he’ll be the shoelaces but now the shoes have become Jimmy Choo’s (shoes for women). The next line ties in with this ‘I wear the pants’ i.e I’m the man.
Moved correct lyrics to this page. Please delete other version.