Singers don’t “brang” drums back. D. Smith produced the song as well as sung the hook. The drums stop right after “time’s up” .. but Wayne instructs the producer to bring them back — he isn’t finished
(He lost) is added after the line too.. in case you didn’t watch the finals.. thanks Tyler!
“wolf” grey is a subliminal wolf gang reference also
Kanye uses to clip to explain that even he doesn’t know what “going gorillas” means
Louie should Louis* as in Louis Vuitton.
should be “if you allow me to lay this game”
The Birdman/Baby entendre is unintentional. As the title “Watch The Throne” entails, Jay-Z is one of the kings of hip-hop, and his bank account definitely resembles royalty. “You”, on the other hand have “baby money” (not a lot).
Will he make it out alive? Alright, alright. No church in the wild*
Lyrics as posted on frankocean.com
James Brown sample should be noted.