January 28th

Album: 2014 Forest Hills Drive (2014)
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  • The real is back, the ville is back
    Flow bananas here, peel this back
    And what you'll find is, your highness
    Can paint a picture that is vivid enough to cure blindness
    Carolina's finest
    You knew that already
    And turned to the greatest, I proved that already
    And if you would like, I do it twice
    I just sharpen my blade for a minute but came lost in my ways
    This for my niggas that was tossin' the graves
    Every so often I fade deep in my thoughts and get lost in the days
    We used to play before your coffin was made
    Just got the call nigga got caught with a straight
    Hope he's okay
    Just got paid what Cochran got paid to free OJ
    Just to share my life on the stage in front of strangers
    Who know a nigga fall to well, and that's the danger
    Know me better than I know myself
    I rip a page out my notebook in anger
    And let these thoughts linger singing

    Don't give 'em too much you
    Don't let 'em take control
    This one thing you do
    Don't let 'em taint your soul
    If you believe in God
    One things for sure
    If you ain't aim too high
    Then you aim too low

    What's the price for a black man life?
    I check the toe tag, not one zero in sight
    I turn the TV on, not one hero in sight
    Unless he dribble or he fiddle with mics
    Look out the window cause tonight the city lit up with lights, cameras and action
    May no man alive come through and damage my faction
    I brought you nigga with me cause I love you like my brothers
    And your mothers' like my mother
    Think we need a plan of action
    The bigger we get the more likely egos collide
    It's just physics, please let's put our egos aside
    You my niggas, and should our worst tenancies turn us into enemies
    I hope that we remember these
    Nights fulla Hennessey
    When Hov aroun we switch up to that D'usse
    Gotta show respect, one day we tryna stay where you stay
    Cause we from where you from
    I'm not talkin' bout the slums
    I'm talkin' 'bout that mind state that keep a black nigga dumb
    Keep a black nigga dyin' by a black nigga gun
    And keep on listening to the frontin' ass rap niggas son
    Yeah I said son
    This is New York's finest
    For 11 winters straight I took on New York's climate
    Like show me New York's ladder
    I climb it and set the bar so high that you gotta get Obama
    to force the air force to find it
    Never mind it, you'll never reach that
    Cole is the hypnotist, control the game whenever he snap
    That's every track

    Don't give 'em too much you
    Don't let 'em take control
    This one thing you do
    Don't let 'em taint your soul
    If you believe in God
    One things for sure
    If you ain't aim too high
    Then you aim too low

    I ain't serve no pies, I ain't slang no dope
    I ain't bring no lies, niggas sang my quotes
    I don't play no games, boy I ain't no joke
    Like the great Rakim, when I make my notes
    You niggas might be L or you might be Kane
    Or you might be Slick Rick with 19 chains
    Or you might be Drizzy Drake or Kendrick Lamar
    But check your birth date nigga, you ain't the God
    Nah you ain't the God
    Nigga Cole the God
    January 28th Writer/s: Andre Thomas, Jermaine Cole, Kunihiko Murai, Timothy Thomas, Yumi Arai
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Priscilla Sinclair from Fayetteville NcJust trying to reach out to my home town rapper I was born and raised u day nc also
  • Morgan Morty from Namibia , Rundu I'm your biggest fan....
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