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{b-side of n.p.g.}Mc t on a hit and to make sure I don’t miss,Kick the beat as this fool persistsStep off me, get the hell off, well I’m ridingFlowing with this funky beat, you suckers keep on tryin’aDiss this, uh-uh, I ain’t having itSucker duck, understand my schedule work too heavyI’m a man, I mean, sometimes it seems hammer claimBut I can still cop a lean and explain to youAn mc who’s got beef, I’m giving grief to disbeliefYou said that I was new to this well put me on your hit listI’m ’quipped to rule, and I squash all the bullWe got our own ideas!We got our own ideas!YeahAntogonistic action, it’s just a fractionOf what I feel for you, I’ll take my time in a rhymeYo, let’s bust a move, I’m steppin’ with confidenceYes I know it’s evident, a backseat to you that’s irrelevantYou see it’s like this, you shot and missed, and now it’s my turnYou learn, you mess with the fire, you burn. and it’s a heat upSituation stickyYou’re the duck, huh, I won’t be picky, I’m bassin’You’re chasing a dream that I’m livin’You stupid pigeon, cause even with the high flow, I keep a low proYou step off on me, and that’s a sho’ nuff n.o.I mean a no-goYeah, something like thatWe got our own ideas! (yeah, yeah)We got our own ideas! (yeah, yeah)Fuck it, you’re tryin’ to step on my tip, yeah{on top of a slow npg chorus:}I’m a brother with a purpose (pump it up, t)So I’ll take my time and serve this rightDespite the negativity,Never want society to get the best of meYou sold out, just another fool, holdin’ outOn the pockets of my brothers tryin’ to get cloutStep back, cast the vapors, your vision’s blurred, check out my behaviourCalm, cool, never sweat the issue (so what you’re saying? )What I’m saying is that we’re past dueGotta stand up and be counted, can’t you see the trouble keeps mountin’, boyAnd I won’t stand for it, so get offCause I’m about to have a fitYou can’t step unless you step legitEnough talk y’all, this is it, let’s get ill with thisYeah, yeahSuckers are trying to step off on my tipWe got our own ideas!Suckers are trying to step off on my tipWe got our own ideas!Suckers are trying to step off on my tipWe got our own ideas!Suckers are trying to step off on my tipAs I roast, you toast - can’t stand the heat of the aftermathThe worst you ran with you dis just to get a laughThe brother you ridiculed,They say you’re the king of rulesYeah, time for school, time for walking,I’m stalking, you’re talkingAs you run your mouth down, I’m chalking up another way ofGettin’ paid in dividendsIn the end, my friend, it’s just a verbal blendYeah, get with thatWhat’s up? We got our own ideas! (yeah)What’s up? We got our own ideas! (yeah)Brothers be jocking, freaks keep clockingBrothers be jocking, skeezers are clockingWe got our own ideas!Skeezers be on my tip (yeah)Trying to get with thisWe got our own ideas!Skeezers be on my tip (yeah)Trying to get with thisSkeezers be on my tip (yeah)Trying to get with thisSkeezers be on my tip (yeah)We got our own ideas!Trying to get to thisClocking, I got my own ideas,And they ain’t got nothing to do with what’s in hereSee ya next year, 91, in full effectI’m getting ign’ant(yeah, yeah)We got our own ideas! (yeah, yeah)



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