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Superdome

From “Wasted” by Lil Wayne

Lyrics

New Orleans nigga, I get Superdome

About

The Superdome is the home of the New Orleans Saints, and was for a long time a point of pride for the city and its rappers. But when Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005, the stadium was the site of horrific violence, deprivation, and death, complicating New Orleanians' relationship to it. With the Saints' Super Bowl win in 2010, the city and its rappers have regained some of their love for the Superdome