[Chorus - Royce Da 5'9"] I know my streets, I know my sounds Y'all know my beats, how I get down I take my steps, and leaps and bounds Nigga it's - HIP HOP!
[Verse 1 - Royce Da 5'9"] Yeah, yeah, we started from nothin a couple MC's Beat-boxin, the crowd in the lunch room (yeah) Me and Prem', both names go together Like they ain't supposed to be seperate, like "D" in the D I said it before, I rep in records beats At the headquarters, rest in peace Nigga I'ma hold shotty, and knock you out And I ain't gotta know Karate like Afu-ra It's - HIP HOP!, strong or not This is rap basketball, stats all you got Long as you hot, and your flow could hold up To knowin all of your short goals is long shots! Ninety percent of you niggaz ain't hard Here Just to Get a Rep , you not Gangstarrs The finest flow will amaze, rap without me Minus The Source, minus the Quotable page
[Chorus - Royce Da 5'9"] HIP HOP! is everything around you [scratched] - "No competition" Back to the voice, of today [scratched] - "It's real in the field" What's realer than - HIP HOP! (yeah) I know my streets, I know my sounds Y'all know my beats, how I get down I take my steps, and leaps and bounds Nigga it's - HIP HOP!
[Verse 2 - Royce Da 5'9"] Rythmic, league c'mon wit it, I'm long winded I will diss you, from long distances You will not get the chance, like Choppa Ness and Dylan, to dis-respect, who you don't listen to Egg in the skillet brain, nigga, diss is you Smarten up, every person in the earth, be harden up But the only target is us Itc12