Probably homicide or robbery for all that we know Only thing we didn't make was slavery laws Even more than I believed that I can be though How do you say group economics in Spanish? And I want you to tell me, how fast can somebody be a victim of gun violence in America? Violence and entrepreneurship Intellectual property Damn it 7. Y'all can call me anything but me a liar To try and lessen the blesses, but you can never lessen the connection of the indefinite pentameter Ryan serves tryin' words 10. I realized a nigga highly favored But that shapes our fate Lookin' for a soulmate and the bitch playin' Go Fish But Papa showed us tough love, don't misconstrue us “Mrs. And that's exactly what happened, now he got me moppin' Cop the Book of Ryan, nigga, go and listen to us My bank account would grow If I gave you something for 500, and you flip it to the next man for 2000, what is that called? I'll retire you as soon as I'm able If I gave you a million dollars right now, would you buy candy or a candy store? In retrospect, I feel like you're right, we should've talked first The highly-intelligent pride of the ghetto, the Zinjanthropus Or probably six feet below, or probably sniffin' kilos The investor sees no others 13. Are you a buyer or a seller? Probably six feet below, probably sniffin' kilos As time travels, rapper-boys get to doin' acid on stage And I love you so, so, now (My hero). Royce da 5’9” just returned with his eighth album, The Allegory. Royce Da 5'9" lyrics - 206 song lyrics sorted by album, including "Caterpillar", "Caterpillar (Remix)", "Writer's Block". 12. Was like the common denominator Let all of these feelings on my heart get out 6. They would kill you for the right price I was destined to be mo' than a apple laying next to a tree, bro Look what you've done (Yeah, yeah) (My hero) Robberies at college, how do we know? 11. Feelin' like Rembrandt sculpted some shit that just van Gogh get Surface low, economically “FUBU” feat. Look what you've done (My hero) “Young World” feat. [Chorus: Royce da 5'9"] “Ice Cream (Interlude)” Conway the Machine If you lost everything tonight, what you got tomorrow? DJ Premier & Oswin Benjamin Wasn't 'til I let go of the grudge I know, I wanna know what love is all about (My hero) The Detroit rapper worked with the Griselda crew, T.I., and Vince Staples. “Black People In America” If I celebrate holidays and Christmas your entire life and you gotta go beg somebody for a job at 18, what did I do? Royce Da 5'9" "Ice Cream (Interlude)": (Hey mommy?) 21. Came back a year later signed to a major One thing that's phenomenal was the day I decided Economía de grupo Listen, nigga, this is The Iliad Look what you've done (Nah, nah) (My hero) The erection seems so seasonal, plus illegal The Phantom's so clean you can't see the lord sit, damn, she is gorgeous This is Category A 2. And on this specific day, it's the end of the prison sentence, this is the period Carlos “6 July” Broady and dEnAun contributed to the production. Okay, Lysol, toothbrush, scrubbin' on the toilet bowl Wearin' satchels, catchin' cases like statutory rape I'm just a artist, and anytime I write, I put the art first They can take your possessions, but they can't take your mind [Verse 2: Royce da 5'9"] Independent Recognition by cattle Papa was psychotic, Mama was a goddess [Verse: Royce da 5'9"] Was told to hear no evil, see no evil, speak no evil In a place that hears no evil, sees no evil Where the oppressor sees no color The investor sees no others Knowledge itself is the caveat and the dollar itself is the demigod Lookin' down the barrel of a rifle while tryna find some inner peace [Chorus: Royce da 5'9"] We're used to sweepin' problems under the rug (Yeah, yeah) Where the oppressor sees no color “Upside Down” feat. T.I., CyHi The Prynce, White Gold & Sy Ari da Kid How do you say group economics in Spanish? Sistema de cambio 22. White Gold. [Intro: Derrick Grace II & Daughter] Definition, battered slave of yesterday We just adjust to that, that's just machismo Play video content Exclusive TMZ.com Royce da 5'9" is opening up about how therapy sessions are helping him grow ... and he's trying to spread the word to improve other people's lives, as well. If I gave you a million dollars right now, would you buy candy or a candy store? Interview: How Bronx Singer White Gold Landed On Royce Da 5'9" & Eminem’s New Albums. She stayed right there beside you through all this time Present picture, a guy battles sexuality in tight apparel, eyeshadow 3. You failed me financially That's not deep, I'm shallow Searchin' for soul with a stolen identity Royce da 5’9” just returned with his eighth album, The Allegory. I just write the truth for free, my mind for the BMI Ashley Sorrell Vince Staples & G Perico 19. To my hero, without him, I'd be zero You gon' get the stool 'cause you won't miss your school bus Grace (Intro)” “Thou Shall” feat. “Mr. “Tricked” feat. But I'm just dragging all these bags, and all these feelings is suppressed “Black Savage” feat. I apologize “Dope Man” feat. Through one seamless verse Royce introduces the listener to several of the album’s main themes and reveals that the album is meant to change the listener’s perspective on reality, similar to the philosophy of ancient times. How do you say barter system? “I Play Forever” feat. 17. “On The Block” feat. I got all the blessings the reverend talks about “After Book of Ryan, I didn’t have anything that I really just needed to say. “My People Free” feat. All you see is a steerin' wheel floatin', led by a herd of stampedin' horses While in a homicidal, fratricidal cycle of wild, constant hostile energy In this song, he shows that people aren’t perfect. Uh, 17, you told me go to the Army or get out 18. Kid Vishis 9. If you lost everything tonight, what you got tomorrow? Provin' you got heart doin' dirt for The Tin Man in a quicksand culture She went above and beyond faithful As God as my witness, through teary-eyed tyranny The Detroit rapper’s ensemble of features includes Cedric The Entertainer, Emanny, Ashley Sorrell, Grafh, DJ Premier, Oswin Benjamin, Westside Gunn, Kid Vishis, Conway the Machine, BENNY THE BUTCHER, KXNG Crooked, T.I., CyHi The Prynce, White Gold, Sy Ari da Kid, Vince Staples, G Perico, and White Gold. A rich man wrote this with a poor man's focus I talked about his past, I thought I did it with respect, And you inspired me to get dollars, but my way, like Carlito, Royce da 5'9" Wants Black, Hip-Hop Communities to Embrace Therapy. “Pendulum” feat. Soon as they cut the street lights off, you rush home, nigga And you inspired me to get dollars, but my way, like Carlito Gettin' into drama's easy, findin' peace is hard as Finding Nemo The Detroit rapper has a new album out, and he gets pretty personal on it. I talked about his past, I thought I did it with respect Grafh I flew out to NY, I said, "I'm living here 'til I get a deal" I am the descendant of the original, physical melanin skin man Upselling BENNY THE BUTCHER & Ashley Sorrell Uh And I want you to tell me, how fast can somebody be a victim of gun violence in America? 20. Was told to hear no evil, see no evil, speak no evil Was told to hear no evil, see no evil, speak no evil, We just adjust to that, that's just machismo, I was destined to be mo' than a apple laying next to a tree, bro, it's a few bankin' institutions who got the remedy, credit is for the privileged and profit is not my amenity, Lookin' down the barrel of a rifle while tryna find some inner peace, And on this specific day, it's the end of the prison sentence, this is the period, Lookin' for a soulmate and the bitch playin' Go Fish, Provin' you got heart doin' dirt for The Tin Man in a quicksand culture, Standin' on anything I said like the kickstand open, Feelin' like Rembrandt sculpted some shit that just van Gogh get, The highly-intelligent pride of the ghetto, the Zinjanthropus, to back to sittin' with my back to the shadows, The first forty-eight, "Death Of the Dope Man". Pop, I just want you to keep my mama happy He probably gon' be mad if my fighter drop his [Outro: White Gold] To the one that I love now (My hero) Expectin' the amateurs to try and merge So if you had to tell another six year old like yourself what to look out for, what would you tell 'em? What is the goal to be? Alright now, me, as your leader, as your father, the person that's supposed to have your best interest This fast (*Gunshot*) 16. Man, that's just the mode, that's just the evil Steps to amateurs flyin' birds “This is the first album that has ever happened to me,” he said. Online actin' like natural-born slaves, really “Rhinestone Doo Rag” Standin' on anything I said like the kickstand open I guess it's from the back of the back to back to sittin' with my back to the shadows This goes out to y'all if y'all grew up without a hero Maybe this was the ideal love (My hero) My hero (My hero) Even though sometimes a nigga home would get abusive I wanna know so bad, oh (My hero) He spoke about the album in an interview with Detroit Metro Times. 5. The tracklist includes the previously released cuts, “Overcomer,” “Upside Down,” and “Black Savage.” This is his first LP since 2018’s Book of Ryan. Cedric The Entertainer & Emanny “Generation Is Broken” Maybe this was the ideal love (My hero) Checks and balances by the curb Big bro had a dome missin' screws 'cause I grew up a screw-up I started having thoughts of all that's happened over the years Ashley Sorrell Alright now, me, as your leader, as your father, the person that's supposed to have your best interest. A candy store Clandestine, colorful G stuck in a G code thrust into street mode Hm? Look what you've done (My hero) (What's a allegory?) A sick man quotes this, but the dope man sold this Arguing with dad, who gon' knock who out, shit We're used to barely showin' any emotion Grace” is the opening track to Royce Da 5'9"’s 2020 album, The Allegory. And what is intellectual property? [Verse 1: Royce da 5'9"] Okay, Lysol, toothbrush, scrubbin' on the toilet bowl Soon as they cut the street lights off, you rush home, nigga You must be on time at all times 4. In need of capital, in search of a loan and it's a few bankin' institutions who got the remedy 15. “The Allegory” is the 8th solo studio album from Detroit rapper Royce Da 5'9". You must be on time at all times This is the Allegory of the cave theory by Plato, and this is the first chapter 8. And been swept under the rug and never talked about We are the inventors, we are the lenders, we are the matriarchs “Mr. What is America built off of? “A Black Man’s Favorite Shoe (Skit)” If I gave you something for 500, and you flip it to the next man for 2000, what is that called? I'm just here to get popped by the cops, get popular so I can get discredited in a documentary by the enemy We're used to sweepin' problems under the rug But this is America, where credit is for the privileged and profit is not my amenity A seller “Perspective (Skit)” All of the things that Papa instilled inside me In an interview with TMZ, among other things, Royce expressed concern with airing out his father as an addict on the song Cocaine. “Hero” feat. Uh, not only did I finally realize there is a God I had to walk, and as I'm walking out We're used to barely showin' any emotion (Yeah, yeah) The first forty-eight, "Death Of the Dope Man". (Ooh-ooh) I would come in here and watch TV, play around, it happened really organically.”, 1. Stayed on top of me, made sure that I achieved With actors standin' behind me with puppets controlling nothing but shapes [Intro: Royce da 5'9"] Royce Da 5'9" Sparks A Beef With Yelawolf On “Overcomer” Featuring Westside Gunn, For The Record: Royce Da 5’9” Talks Eminem Vs. Nick Cannon & Drugs In Hip-Hop, Royce Da 5'9" On ’Bad Meets Evil 2': “We Got A Couple Songs In The Vault”.