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Kid Reign: Poetry inspired by Hip Hop's Rhetoric

I like literature. Poetry opens my mind. Lyrics are a rhythm for me to move along to during the day. I'm a lyricist for Gudda Boi Classics.

Example: Tupac's "One Way Trip to Prison" from his song Hail Mary

I like dreary lyrics with insight.

Tupac's "One Way Trip to Prison" caught my ear. The sound of the song makes me visualize an environment that is dreary and limited of employment. Tupac is from Baltimore Maryland and I'm from Lansing Michigan. Both cities are northern and near the Atlantic Ocean. The song Hail Mary was released while he lived in a much larger city named Los Angeles that is closer to the Pacific Ocean which is further west of the Atlantic Ocean by thousands of miles in the United States of America. Hail Mary as in Hail to Maryland? I like dreary lyrics with insight.

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Example: Bone Thugs N Harmony "Stepping out the Limos" from Look into my Eyes

I like dazzling lyrics that are celebrative.

Busy Bone a.k.a Bizzy Bone said "Stepping out the Limos" which caught my ear because he was implying that he has access to people that look after him. A limo is a limousine. Bizzy Bone is from Columbus Ohio and the song Look into my Eyes was released when the Bone Thugs weren't as involved with Cleveland Ohio but more involved with more upscale cities like Hollywood in California. The song Look into my Eyes is on a Batman soundtrack. A limo the mid 1990's meant wealth, access and a lavish lifestyle. A limousine in Ohio would be worth a lot more in value there than in Hollywood. From my understanding, the lyricist understands that his work ethic has earned him a celebration along with access to a limousine. I like lyrics that are dazzling and celebrative.

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Example: Lil Wayne's "The Block is Hot"

I like lyrics that play with my psychosis and inspire me to operate.

"The Block is Hot" is a southern slang that caught my ear. It is something that has played around in my conscious for sometime since I heard it during the year 2000 but it was released during 1999. It can be described as a metaphor as well.

Lil Wayne is from New Orleans Louisiana which is south of Lansing Michigan. I lived in Huntsville Alabama when I first heard him with the Hot Boys during 1999 on a song called We On Fire. From my understanding, Lil Wayne showcases fire a lot in the video because he's trying to showcase how where he visits is dangerous and requires quick thinking and pro active behavior to stay ahead of the danger of what may be the psychosis of a person in action during danger. The Block is Hot is a phrase that quickly sums up hurry up and produce for yourself because it's dangerous around here. When hear hot, I think of fire and fire can symbolize movement and action around those that are non active in your situation that may to accomplish what you believe is a success. The Block is Hot may have been a vision and warning.

I like lyrics that play with my psychosis and inspire me to operate.

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