Heaven's Afternoon
by Wale

Album: The Gifted (2013)
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  • In the grand scheme of things
    We never were supposed to have shit
    Born to lose, built to win
    Folarin
    Let's get it in

    We ain't supposed to never have nothing
    We ain't supposed to never have shit
    See the growth in my rhymes
    See my focus ain't on them
    Nah, at the top is just us, right
    Let's get it

    PRPs or some dunks you ain't on
    Givenchy, but no kilt, mi amor
    We can't leave, for we love the allure
    Hold mine down and stay above what you on
    On, I'm appeased and obliged
    Scorpio freaks quantity Gemini
    I'mma need me a light
    Ridin' through the cap, Cap STEEZ on the mind
    I ain't know him but I wish I did
    Each one, teach one, may the youth live
    On that, Joey Bad please hold your head
    Lost one last summer, livin' ain't fair
    While them niggas scared, we forever here
    Hate to see you smile, money everywhere
    Dream killers out, I see them in the rear
    Before I put them in a song, put them in a prayer, amen

    We ain't supposed to never have shit
    We ain't supposed to never have
    We ain't supposed to never have nothing
    We ain't supposed to never have shit
    See the growth in my rhymes
    See my focus ain't on them

    Yeah, I'm focused, it's Folarin here
    I reckon your barbershop talk of this
    Heavenly father, may the spirit of God
    Help whoever at odds get your guidance quick
    All we need Keisha, all we need Becky
    All we need is God, and fed free fetti
    My little buddy look strong, young nigga peddle
    He ain't make it in the leagues, so the streets wet him
    Gettin' wet up on the corner in whatever weather
    Before see the jail again, he gonna see the devil
    Been a week since he seen his mother
    And 18 since he seen the other
    I'mma pray for him
    It's safe to say, he got some pain within
    It ain't too much that I can say to him
    'Cause my bank statement don't relate to him

    We ain't supposed to never have nothing
    We ain't supposed to never have shit
    We ain't supposed to never have nothin'
    See my focus ain't on them

    I was so fresh, so clean when I stepped on that scene
    Pulled up Aston Martin, you could ask them ya'll seen
    When I came through this bitch
    Paper tagging on lean
    Baddest bitch in the game
    Nigga that was ya'll dream
    Hold up, let me get a feel
    Like Jack say hold up
    I don't feel these niggas, nah
    Hey Wallace

    Yap, what's the problem? I'm focused
    I'm Kobe, I kill these niggas
    I ain't scared of these niggas
    Getting higher than Shaquille O'Neal's field goal percentage
    Yeah me nigga
    Till the brokest nigga with got a mill plus interest
    Meek keep living, get 'em

    When I was dead broke used to always tell myself I'mma still be the shit
    'Til my P.O she locked me up
    I'mma do the time come home and still be this rich
    Still see the bricks, I'mma still be a Mitch
    Got these RICO shit tryna kill me and shit
    Hol' up, tryna kill me and shit
    Let me get the flow back, I was killing this shit
    We was killing them strips, drop heads -- no ceilings and shit
    Ain't talking 'bout Wayne, bitch I'm talking them things
    300 and change got a million in whips, nigga

    We ain't supposed to never have nothing
    We ain't supposed to never have shit
    We ain't supposed to never have nothing
    See my focus ain't on them

    Started from the bottom nigga
    But now we grinding till the law come get us
    For the money and them commas nigga
    But can't forget about vagina nigga
    Started from that bottom nigga
    But now I got it it's a problem nigga
    For that money and them dollars nigga
    And I ain't rich but I'm still shining nigga
    I'm still shining nigga
    I'm still shining nigga
    Shining nigga
    We still shining nigga
    Shining nigga
    We still shining nigga
    Shining nigga
    Let me shine my nigga, church Writer/s: GLORIA D. NISSENSON, HOD DAVID, KEVIN SPENCER, LIONEL DEWITT GRAY, OLUBOWALE VICTOR AKINTIMEHIN, RALPH VICTOR FOLARIN, ROBERT RIHMEEK WILLIAMS, SAMUEL JOSEPH DEW, STOKLEY WILLIAMS
    Publisher: Royalty Network, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, THE ROYALTY NETWORK INC., Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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