Good Life

Album: Graduation (2007)
Charted: 23 7
  • Like we always do at this time
    I go for mine, I got to shine
    Now throw your hands up in the sky
    I g-go for mine, I got to shine
    Now throw your hands up in the sky

    I'ma get on this TV mama, I'ma
    I'ma put **** down
    Hey, hey, hey, hey, hey, hey
    Hey, I'm good

    Welcome to the good life
    Where niggaz that sell D
    Won't even get pulled over in they new V
    The good life, let's go on a living' spree
    **** they say the best things in life are free
    The good life, it feel like Atlanta
    It feel like L.A., it feel like Miami
    It feel like N.Y., summertime Chi, ahh
    (Now throw your hands up in the sky)
    So I roll through good
    Y'all pop the trunk, I pop the hood, Ferrari
    And she got the goods
    And she got that ***, I got to look, sorry
    Yo it's got to be cause I'm seasoned
    Haters give me them salty looks, Lowry's
    50 told me go 'head switch the style up
    And if they hate then let 'em hate
    And watch the money pile up, the good life

    Now I, I go for mine, I got to shine
    Now throw your hands up in the sky
    Now I, I go for mine, I got to shine
    Now throw your hands up in the sky

    I'ma get on this TV mama, I'ma
    I'ma put **** down
    Hey, hey, hey, hey, hey, hey
    Hey, I'm good

    Welcome to the good life
    Where we like the girls who ain't on TV
    Cause they got more (*** than the models)
    The good life, so keep it coming' with the bottles

    Till she feel boozed like she bombed out Apollo
    The good life, it feel like Houston
    It feel like Philly, it feel like D.C.
    It feel like VA, or the Bay, or Ye
    Ayy, this is the good life

    Homie, tell me what's good
    Why I only got a problem when you in the hood
    Like I'm new in the hood, the only thing I wish?
    (I wish a ***** would)
    He probably think he could, but, but
    I don't think he should
    50 told me go 'head switch the style up
    And if they hate then let 'em hate
    And watch the money pile up, the good life

    Now I, I go for mine, I got to shine
    Now throw your hands up in the sky
    Now I, I go for mine, I got to shine
    Now throw your hands up in the sky

    I'ma get on this TV mama, I'ma
    I'ma put **** down
    Hey, hey, hey, hey, hey, hey
    Hey, I'm good

    Have you ever popped champagne on a plane
    While getting' some brain
    Whipped it out, she said "I never seen snakes on a plane"
    Whether you broke or rich you gotta get biz
    Having' money's the everything that having' it is
    I was splurging' on trizz
    But when I get my card back activated
    I'm back to Vegas cause
    I always had a passion for flashing' before I had it
    I close my eyes and imagine, the good life

    Is the good life better than the life I live
    When I thought that I was gonna go crazy
    And now my grandmamma ain't the only girl calling me baby
    And if you feeling' me now then put your hands up in the sky
    And let me hear you say hey, hey, hey, ooh
    I'm good

Comments: 2

  • Jon from Jackson, NjI think this is about Kanye West's long, stugglesome path to fame. IN the lyrics, when he says " i'm gonna be on the tv mamma, im gonna, im gonna put s*** down" I think he means that when he get's his first big break, he decides to take a chance on it. -Jon
  • Nikki from Chicago, IlJohn Legend and Ne-Yo are doing background vocals on this song.
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