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[Dr. Dre]
Things just ain't the same for gangsters
Times is changin young ni***z is agin
Becomin O. G. 's in the game and changin
To make way for these new names and faces but
The strangest things can happen from rappin
When ni***z get wrapped up in image and actin
Ni***z get capped up and wrapped in plastic
And zipped up in bags when it happens that's it
I've seen em come I've watched em go
Watched em rise, witnessed it and watched them blow
Watched em all blossom and watched em grow
Watched the lawsuits when they lost the dough
Best friends and money? I lost them both
Went and visisted ni***z in the hospital
And saw the same s**t all across the globe
I just sit back and watch the show (the watcher)

Chorus: Dr. Dre

Cause everywhere that I go
Ain't the same as befo' (the watcher)
People I used to know
Just don't know me no mo' (the watcher)
But everywhere that I go
I got people I know (the watcher)
Who got people they know
So I suggest you lay low (the watcher)

[Dr. Dre]
I moved out of the hood for good - you blame me?
Ni***z aim angry at ni***z they can't be
But ni***z can't hit ni***z they can't see
I'm out of sight, now I'm out of they dang reach
How would you feel if ni***z wanted you killed?
You'd probably move to a new house on a new hill
And choose a new spot if ni***z wanted you shot
I ain't a thug - how much Tupac in you you got?
I ain't no b***h neither - it's either my life
Or yo' life and I ain't leavin - I like breathin
Cause n***a we can go round for round
Clip for clip, s**t fo'pound for pound
N***a if you really wanna take it there we can
Just remember that you fuckin with a family man
I got a lot more to lose than you, remember that
When you wanna come and fill these shoes (the watcher)

Chorus

{*Gun shot*}

[Dr. Dre]
Things just ain't the same for gangstas
Cops is anxious to put ni***z in handcuffs
They wanna hang us, see us dead or enslave us
Keep us trapped in the same place we raised in
Then they wonder why we act so outrageous
Run around stressed out and pull out gauges
Cause everytime you let the animal out cages
It's dangerous, to people who look like strangers
But now we got a new era of gangsters
Hustlers and youngsters livin amongst us
Lookin at us, now callin us bustaz
Can't help but reminisce back when it was us
N***a we started this gangsta s**t!
And this the motherfuckin thanks I get?
It's funny how time fly
I'm just havin fun, just watchin it fly by (the watcher)

Chorus

(the watcher - 4X)



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