Wanna Be A Gangsta

Album: Manslaughter (2014)

Songfacts®:

  • Body Count are a Los Angeles Thrash Metal band fronted by rapper and actor Ice T. This is a cut from their Manslaughter album.
  • Ice T spits lyrics in this song criticizing kids that believe his former gang lifestyle was glamorous. He told NME it's aimed at, "Suburban kids listening to rap and acting tough behind their keyboards."

    "If they touched down on those streets," Ice added, "they can get their ass sewn up."

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