Deep Water

Album: Compton (2015)
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  • I heard you talking about respect, I gave you niggas the utmost (the utmost)
    All you niggas the utmost (the utmost)
    Would you look over Picasso's shoulder and tell him about his brush strokes?
    Them opinions, I don't trust those
    I apologize, the city made a nigga so cut-throat
    Every hood love me, but it started on one coast
    Coulda stopped in '86 but I knew that you would want more
    I'm on the throne in a place some niggas won't go
    Don't get it fucked up

    Been away from home
    All night long
    (All they wanna know is
    Where you from? Where you from?
    Where you from nigga, huh?
    Compton)

    Pst, this is about where I'm form
    I think it's time to take these niggas to the deep water
    Yeah, down in the Pacific (the Pacific)
    Where them sharks at nigga, down in the deep water
    Listen, listen, listen
    All you niggas swimming in the info
    Gonna fuck around and drown in the specifics
    Always going overboard, used to be my kinfolk
    Now you sleeping with the motherfuckin' fishes
    (Swimming with the mothefuckin' fishes, what the business?)
    These niggas won't let up until they all wet up
    Don't get it fucked up
    Naw nigga, now everybody wanna visit
    Tryna re-up that prescription (that prescription)
    Yup, yeah, re-up
    That's my nigga, water colors couldn't even paint the picture
    They don't get the picture, fuck them
    Yeah, drugs by the dozen
    You might just wanna go and check the children
    (You might just wanna check your fuckin' children)
    I'm the one that got they ear, for many years
    I been making parents live in fear
    I just wanna make it clear
    My influence run deep like the ocean
    Don't get it fucked up

    Been away from home
    Been away from home
    All night long
    (All they wanna know is
    Where you from? Where you from?
    Where you from nigga, huh?
    Compton)

    Feel's like you're drowning, don't you?
    About a hundred miles down in that ocean
    It's over, shoulda never jumped in
    If you can't swim (if you can't swim, if you can't swim)
    Oh my God, where's a life guard when you need one?

    Motherfucker know I started from the bottom, vodka baby bottle
    Mixin' up with Similac, my momma knew I had a problem
    Wasn't thinking about no rapping, I was drinking for a dollar
    Putting quarter pieces in the black Caprice and make it holla
    No releasing me, I got the beast in me
    I gotta holla, keep the decency and make them TNT my product
    I'm a C-O-M-P-T-O-innovator, energizer
    Inner-city bullet fly 'til that bitch on auto pilot (Shit)
    I don't give a fuck about your whereabouts
    All I care about is wearing out your area
    And airing out your upper body
    When I catch ya, walking out your parents house
    (Don't get it fucked up)
    Probably got fucked up tryna park his tour bus
    Not knowing what's what
    Or who's who, living in the L.A county zoo
    Pick them off like a big dog, motherfucker, woof
    Once upon a time, I shot a nigga on accident (boom, boom, boom)
    I tried to kill him but I guess I needed more practicing (boom, boom, boom)
    That's when I realized, banging wasn't for everybody
    Switch it up before my enemy or the sheriff got me
    They liable to bury him, they nominated six to carry him
    They worry him to death, but he's no vegetarian
    The beef is on his breath, inheriting the drama better than
    A great white, nigga this is life in my aquarium
    (Don't get it fucked up)

    Been away from home
    Been away from home
    All night long
    (All they wanna know is
    Where you from? Where you from?
    Where you from nigga, huh?
    Compton)

    This is about where I'm from
    I think it's time to take these niggas to the deep water
    Yeah, down in the Pacific
    Where them sharks at
    Nigga, down in the deep water Writer/s: Andre Young, Bernard Edwards, Brandon Anderson, Carl Mccormick, Dacoury Natche, Dwayne Abernathy, Justin Mohrle, Kendrick Duckworth, Morris Ricks
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, THE ADMINISTRATION MP INC, Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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