My Life
by Game

Album: L.A.X. (2008)
Charted: 34 21
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  • And I'm grindin' til I'm attacked
    They say "You ain't grindin' til you tired"
    So I'm grindin' with my eyes wide
    Looking to find, a way through the day
    A light, for the night
    Dear Lord, you've done took so many of my people but I'm just wonderin' why
    You haven't taken my life?
    Like what the hell am I doing right?
    My Life

    Take me away from the hood like a state penitentiary
    Take me away from the hood in the casket or a Bentley
    Take me away
    Like I overdosed on cocaine
    Or take me away like a bullet from Kurt Cobain
    Suicide (suicide, suicide)
    I'm from a Windy City, like "Do or Die"
    From a block close to where Biggie was crucified
    That was Brooklyn's Jesus
    Shot for no fuckin' reason
    And you wonder why Kanye wears Jesus pieces?
    Cause that's Jesus people
    And The Game, he's the equal
    Hated on so much, "The Passion of Christ" need a sequel
    Yeah, like Roc-a-fella needed Sigel
    Like I needed my father, but he needed a needle
    I need some meditation, so I can leave my people
    They askin' "Why?" Why did John Lennon leave The Beatles?
    And why every hood nigga feed off evil?
    Answer my question before this bullet leave this Desert Eagle

    And I'm grindin' til I'm attacked
    They say "You ain't grindin' til you tired"
    So I'm grindin' with my eyes wide
    Looking to find, a way through the day
    A light, for the night
    Dear Lord, you've done took so many of my people but I'm just wonderin' why
    You haven't taken my life?
    Like what the hell am I doing right?
    My Life

    We are not the same, I am a Martian
    So approach my Phantom doors with caution
    You see them 24's spinnin' I earned them
    And I ain't no preacher but here's my Erick Sermon
    So eat this black music and tell me how it taste now
    And fuck Jesse Jackson cause it ain't about race now
    Sometimes I think about my life, with my face down
    Then I see my sons and put on that Kanye smile
    Damn, I know his momma proud
    And since you helped me sell my +Dream+ we can share my momma now
    And like M.J.B.: "No More Drama" now
    Living the "Good Life", me and Common on common ground
    I spit crack, and niggas could drive it out of town
    Got a Chris Paul mind state, I'm never out of bounds
    My life used to be empty like a Glock without a round
    Now my life full, like a chopper with a thousand rounds

    And I'm grindin' til I'm attacked
    They say "You ain't grindin' til you tired"
    So I'm grindin' with my eyes wide
    Looking to find, a way through the day
    A light, for the night
    Dear Lord, you've done took so many of my people but I'm just wonderin' why
    You haven't taken my life?
    Like what the hell am I doing right?
    My Life

    Walk through the gates of Hell, see my Impala parked in front
    With the high beams on, me and the Devil share chronic blunts
    Listening to the "Chronic" album, playing backwards
    Shootin' at pictures of Don Imus for target practice
    My mind fucked up, so I cover it with a Raider hood
    I'm from the city that made you motherfuckers afraid of Suge
    Made my grandmother pray for good
    And never made her happy, when I bet that new Mercedes could
    Ain't no bars, but niggas can't escape the hood
    They took so many of my niggas, that I should hate the hood
    But it's real niggas like me, that make the hood
    Ridin' slow in that Phantom just the way I should
    With the top back
    In my Sox hat
    I'm paid in full, the nigga Alpo couldn't stop that
    Even if they brought the nigga 'Pac back
    I'd still keep this motherfucker cocked back

    And I'm grindin' til I'm attacked
    They say "You ain't grindin' til you tired"
    So I'm grindin' with my eyes wide
    Looking to find, a way through the day
    A light, for the night
    Dear Lord, you've done took so many of my people but I'm just wonderin' why
    You haven't taken my life?
    Like what the hell am I doing right?
    My Life

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Comments: 8

  • Lekan from Lagos, NigeriaI love this song so much I tink this is my best (The game's song) but ... the part that baffles me is that he said " even if they brought the nig** pac back I ld still kep his murdafrcak cokked back'' I think he is tryin to implicate himself
  • Nathan from Dayton, Ohkim this does not take place in toronto first of all toronto aint ghetto and plus the games from compton california thats were it takes place
  • Austin from Newark, DeTupac and Biggie are the names of his two dogs that are barking in the beginning.
  • Gunnar from Birmingham, Alwhere does it mention burning pictures of eminem
  • Jordan from Booneville, KyThe song mentions burning pictures of Eminem so there wouldn't be proof he never walked through 8 mile, whats up with that?
  • Nick from Waterville, OhI've been doing some sleuthing about this song, but I haven't been able to get the info I wanted. Why does Game say "Tupac, Biggie, shut the f--k up!" in the beginning of the song? I like The Game, but this is about as blasphemous as possible. Was there some reason behind it, or was it unfounded?
  • Austin from Smallsville,new England, --This song make refrences to past musicians like Kurt Cobain,John Lennon,Common,Dr.Dre's album the chronic and more.
  • Kim from London, Onthis song is about the violence in downtown toronto. the guy in the video who was shot to death was the games personal friend. this song is about actual event that have occured. this song has changed the amount of violence that occurs today.
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