Eric B. & Rakim, Marley Marl Paid In Full cover

Paid In Full
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Lyrics and Meaning

Aug 4, 2017

Paid In Full Lyrics

Song Meaning
Verse 1
[Eric B]: Yo Rakim what's up?
Verse 2
[Rakim]: Yo I'm doing the knowledge E. I'm trying to get paid in full
Verse 3
[E]: Well check this out since Nobry Walters is our agency right?
Verse 4
[R]: True
Verse 5
[E]: Kara Lewis is our agent
Verse 6
[R]: Word up
Verse 7
[E]: Zakia/4th & Broadway is our record company
Verse 8
[R]: Indeed
Verse 9
[E]: Okay so who we rollin with?
Verse 10
[R]: We rollin with Rush
Verse 11
[E]: Of Rushtown Management. Check this out since we talking over
Verse 12
This def beat that I put together, I want to hear some of them
Verse 13
Def rhymes, know what I'm sayin? And together, we can get
Verse 14
Paid in full...
Verse 15
Verse 16
Thinkin of a master plan
Verse 17
'cause ain't nuthin but sweat inside my hand
Verse 18
So I dig into my pocket, all my money is spent
Verse 19
So I dig deeper but still comin up with lint
Verse 20
So I start my mission- leave my residence
Verse 21
Thinkin how could I get some dead presidents
Verse 22
I need money, I used to be a stick-up kid
Verse 23
So I think of all the devious things I did
Verse 24
I used to roll up, this is a hold up, ain't nuthin funny
Verse 25
Stop smiling, be still, don't nuthin move but the money
Verse 26
But now I learned to earn 'cause I'm righteous
Verse 27
I feel great! so maybe I might just
Verse 28
Search for a 9 to 5, if I strive
Verse 29
Then maybe I'll stay alive
Verse 30
So I walk up the street whistlin this
Verse 31
Feelin out of place 'cause, man, do I miss
Verse 32
A pen and a paper, a stereo, a tape of
Verse 33
Me and Eric be , and a nice big plate of
Verse 34
Fish, which is my favorite dish
Verse 35
But without no money it's still a wish
Verse 36
'cause I don't like to dream about gettin paid
Verse 37
So I dig into the books of the rhymes that I made
Verse 38
To now test to see if I got pull
Verse 39
Hit the studio, 'cause I'm paid in full

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