Like A Throttle

Boogie Down Productions

[KRS One]

*snapping fingers and singing*

Ha ha hah hah! Da doo doo doo do doo

You wanna test me are you stupid?

Gotta be out of your FUCKIN mind

KRS One is the DON seen?

Come down Kenny Park ah!!

Hahaha you know

I don't know what your management be tellin you

I don't know what your producers be tellin you

But yo you step this way

You're gettin PLAYED out of position

So let me give you a little style

Check it out

Everytime KRS-One steps in the jam

The party is packed, he got the mic in his hand

Brooklyn's ready Uptown's in the house

Kenny drops the beat and we turn the party out

That's it! None of the gimmicks, tricks, oh it's

you either have the hits, or the crazy hype lyrics

But MC's come half-assed, and lookin pitiful

None of em lyrical but their ego is critical

Like I said I'm not a Muslim but to Allah I'm obedient

Some MC's on the mic become Muslims when it's CONVENIENT

And I've seen it!

Real Muslims praise Allah, and they mean it

Others are dreamin it with Sex Me and Do Me and

I'd rather listen to the Brand Nubians

You know it's funny everybody wants money

And material things from cars and chicken wings

When they sing, they sing for the cash

They fail to realize, respect will outlast cash

You get respect by bein creative

and yes a native to your audience, so you know reality

In other words, if you ain't a gangsta why play you a gangsta?

If you ain't a hoe, why sell sex?

If you believe in Allah, how is it you can only work when there's a


All of this is incorrect

First should always come respect

The charts are not equal to the respect of the