Woke up quick at about noon
Just thought that I had to be in Compton soon
I gotta get drunk before the day begins
Before my mother starts bitchin' about my friends
About to go and damn near went blind
Young niggaz on the path throwin' up gang signs
I went in the house to get the clip
With my Mac10 on the side of my hip
I bailed outside and pointed my weapon
Just as I thought, the fools kept steppin
I jumped in the fo' hit the juice on my ride
I got front and back side to side
Then I let the alpine play
I was pumpin' new shit by NWA
It was "Gangster Gangster" at the top of the list
Then I played my own shit, it went somethin' like this:

Cruisin' down the street in my 6-fo'
Jockin' the bitches, slappin' the hoe's
I went to the park to get the scoop
Knuckle-heads out there cold shootin' some hoop
A car pulls up, who can it be?
The fresh El Camino rollin Kilo G
He rolls down the window and he starts to say
It's all about makin' that G.T.A.

Cuz the boyz in the hood are alwayz hard
You come talkin' that trash and we'll pull your card
Knowin' nothin' in life but to be legit
Don't quote me boy, cuz I ain't said shit ...

Bored as hell and I wanna get ill
So I go to a place where my homeboyz chill
The fellas out there try to make that dollar
I pulled up in the 64' Impala
greeted with a 40 and I start drinkin'
And from the 8-ball my breath start stinkin'
I gotta get my girl to rock that body
Before I left I hit the bacardi
Pulled to the house get her out of the pad
And the bitch said something to make me mad
She said somethin' that I couldn't believe
So I grabbed the stupid bitch by her nasty ass weave
She started talkin' shit, would'nt you know?
I reached back like a pimp and slapped the hoe'
Then her father stood up and he started to shout
So I threw a right-cross and knocked his old ass out

Cuz the boyz in the hood are alwayz hard
You come talkin' that trash and we'll pull your card
Knowin' nothin' in life but to be legit'
Don't quote me boy, cuz I ain't said shit ...

Punk ass trippin in the dead of night
homies score and key is gonna fly, punk ass fly
they rippin off everybody, man


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    hahaha this song makes me howl everytime i hear it. reminds me of those little 8 year old kids that try to be all thuggish and hardcore. its howlz

    zekey babyon May 03, 2002   Link
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    dude, for me this is such a funny song. i mean they're not trying (to me) to be badass. it reminds me of my friend's acoustic version of baby got back (he added a harmonica solo, it rocks) oh, good times, good times.

    annemarie_on June 01, 2002   Link
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    preciousk, theyre not being serious, chill out. plus, i think this version is better, anyway. on another topic, i think dynamite hack would have been a bigger hit if they had released a whole EP of songs like this.

    jrelucieron June 07, 2002   Link
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    lmao! this song is SO better by these guys rather than Easy e. What makes it so hilarious is that it's a rap song sung all ..uh, unrappish. haha, it's funny!

    homegrownPunker41on June 12, 2002   Link
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    IT'S CALLED EBONICS.

    Binskon July 28, 2002   Link
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    well like not serious believe in it and everything serious as in tone of voice

    NewFoundGetUpKid0on August 06, 2002   Link
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    anyone seen the music vid? it's great...spoiled rich kids everywhere...a must see. this song is basicly a parody of rap songs...saying this song wasn't a good rap song is like saying "scarey movie wasn't scarey at all!" anyway, one of my fav song. allways has been, allways will be

    H_2_Oon August 31, 2002   Link
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    H 2 O learn to spell scary.... And this song is so great. I mean when rap first came out it was totally anti-neighborhood and anti-white, they took this hardcore rap song and slowed it down and played it on acoustic guitars and acted the whitest preppiest they could get. They are so making fun of rap songs it's great. My mom didn't like this song but I went out and bought the album like a week after hearing the song. It's great

    Lostmyconcentron September 08, 2002   Link
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    The first show I ever went to was Dynamite Hack, Mest, and Goldfinger. When Dynamite Hack played this song, they changed the end to the chorus of "Paradise City" by Guns N' Roses. ("Take me down to the paradise city, where the grass is green and the girls are pretty. Oh, wont you please take me home...") It was and still is one of the greatest shows I've ever been to.

    XKillerXon September 08, 2002   Link
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    This is such a fun song. The original NWA song is pretty weak. It's too lengthy and boring. This DH song reminds me of one of the best summers of my adolescent life.

    midnightzoneon September 27, 2002   Link

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