I Know Why by Paper Route Empire (2024)

On gang, on gang
Murda gang, gang, gang (C.O, turn that beat up)

nigg*, don't come around me you ain't bussin' that fire (that fire)
nigg* tryna ride the wave, they just wanna get high (get high)
Ain't no love for these hoes, they gon' suck a nigg* dry (dry)
Never too much money, tryna stack it to the sky (to the sky)
Every day a good day, I wake up and get fly (get fly)

Catch you out of bounds, we gon' make yo' mama cry (yeah)
Laugh now, cry later, it's an eye for an eye (for a eye)
These nigg*s hatin' so hard, I know why (I know why)

Hop in the drop, hit the gas and go outta control (skrrt)
Man, my neck and wrist, this sh*t froze (on froze)
Green racks got my pockets on swole (swole)
Go rob me a show and I'll bring out the hoes (hoes)
Self-made nigg*, run it up, slangin' bows (bows)
I'm wit' the mob, all my nigg*s on go mode (go mode)
Fifty somethin' shots in my chop, I'ma unload (unload, on gang)

Let me tell you why a nigg* hatin' so hard (why)
I ain't have sh*t, turned myself to a star (star)
Where I come from, nigg*s die and get locked behind bars
Never ever thought I'd make it this far (never)
Gotta stay on my ten when you come to my city (yeah)
Kids and mama's keep dyin', sh*t wicked (wicked)
Everybody f*cked up, ain't no way to fix it (damn)
Glock with the switch, ain't no way I could miss it (boaw)
Straight out South Memphis, I run with some gremlins
Straight out the mud, tryna run up a million (a million)
Ain't nobody got me sh*t, I'ma make a nigg* feel it (you feel me?)

Ran up a huncho by myself (huncho)
Whole 'nother profit, don't need no help (yeah)
Pack in the mail, send 'em both to your doorstep (out of here)
nigg*, don't come to my trap 'less you shoppin' (trap)
Don't call my phone, just pull up with the copper (yeah)
Paper Route the mob, bitch, we never stoppin' (on the mob)
Got the haters mad 'cause we independent and we poppin' (poppin')
Got 'em mad, I'm the trendin' topic (topic)
Learn by the gang, never speak on no bodies (on gang)
Go look at the news, nigg* know that they droppin'
(Go look at the news, all the opps droppin')

nigg*, don't come around me you ain't bussin' that fire (that fire)
nigg* tryna ride the wave, they just wanna get high (get high)
Ain't no love for these hoes, they gon' suck a nigg* dry (dry)
Never too much money, tryna stack it to the sky (to the sky)
Every day a good day, I wake up and get fly (get fly)
Catch you out of bounds, we gon' make yo' mama cry (yeah)
Laugh now, cry later, it's an eye for an eye (for a eye)
These nigg*s hatin' so hard, I know why (I know why)

Hop in the drop, hit the gas and go outta control (skrrt)
Man, my neck and wrist, this sh*t froze (on froze)
Green racks got my pockets on swole (swole)
Go rob me a show and I'll bring out the hoes (hoes)
Self-made nigg*, run it up, slangin' bows (bows)
I'm wit' the mob, all my nigg*s on go mode (go mode)
Fifty somethin' shots in my chop, I'ma unload (unload, on gang)

Fifty somethin' shots in the chop, let it rip (let it rip)
I keep the Glock like it's glued to my hip (on my hip)
Smokin' on Za', ain't smokin' on hemp (za')
Doggin' these hoes, you would think I was a pimp (yeah)
Sack in my draws, why I walk wit' a limp (wit' a limp)
Reach for my ice, knock you out like I'm Kimbo (yeah, yeah)
Whole lotta shooters, they be hoppin' out a limo (limo)
Lit the opp block, got 'em duckin' like limbo (limbo, yeah)
Lotta nigg*s mad 'cause I'm sh*ttin' on 'em (sh*ttin' on 'em)
Get the drop from the opp, put a bitch on 'em (bitch on 'em)
f*ck up the profit, then ice up my wrist on 'em (ice)
Cop me another coupe, yeah, I just pissed on 'em (skrrt-skrrt)
Play wit' them, Bandz got more racks than your big homie (big racks)
Don't need a deal, bitch, I been lit (been lit)
Still makin' plays while I drop hits (drop 'em)
Paper Route the gang, nigg*, this sh*t forever (forever ever)
I'ma turn this sh*t up to a whole 'nother level (another level)
Put my all in this sh*t and go harder than ever (ever)
I can't f*ck wit' these nigg*s, they change like the weather
Give a f*ck 'bout a bitch, nigg*, I never sweat her (f*ck her)
nigg*s hatin' on me 'cause they know I'm finna blow (yeah)
Came a log way, I used to sleep on the floor (on the floor)
Paper Route the mob, all my nigg*s on go (on go)

nigg*, don't come around me you ain't bussin' that fire (that fire)
nigg* tryna ride the wave, they just wanna get high (get high)
Ain't no love for these hoes, they gon' suck a nigg* dry (dry)
Never too much money, tryna stack it to the sky (to the sky)
Every day a good day, I wake up and get fly (get fly)
Catch you out of bounds, we gon' make yo' mama cry (yeah)
Laugh now, cry later, it's an eye for an eye (for a eye)
These nigg*s hatin' so hard, I know why (I know why)

Hop in the drop, hit the gas and go outta control (skrrt)
Man, my neck and wrist, this sh*t froze (on froze)
Green racks got my pockets on swole (swole)
Go rob me a show and I'll bring out the hoes (hoes)
Self-made nigg*, run it up, slangin' bows (bows)
I'm wit' the mob, all my nigg*s on go mode (go mode)
Fifty somethin' shots in my chop, I'ma unload (unload, on gang)

Long live Paper Route Frank

Straight up
On the mob

The lyrics to "I Know Why" by Paper Route Empire & Snupe Bandz express several themes related to the street life, hustle, and staying true to one's roots. The song opens with gang references and a request to turn up the beat, setting the tone for a raw and energetic track.

The first verse reflects a sense of mistrust towards those who only seek to ride the wave of success without putting in the work or contributing anything of substance. The lyrics suggest that the artists have no love for fake people trying to leech off their success. They emphasize the importance of continuously striving for financial success and making it clear that they will not be satisfied with anything less.

The second verse highlights the artists' backgrounds and the struggles they have faced. They mention the harsh realities of their upbringing, where people die or get locked up behind bars. Despite the odds stacked against them, the artists express their ambition to achieve success and make something of themselves. They emphasize their loyalty to their crew, referred to as the mob, and their commitment to always be on "go mode."

The third verse touches on the artists' present success and the envy it generates from others. They talk about how they have achieved financial prosperity independently and have become trendsetters. The lyrics imply that they are constantly in the spotlight, with their achievements and actions making headlines. They also make references to violence and their disregard for their enemies, creating an aura of confidence and fearlessness.

Overall, the lyrics of "I Know Why" convey a sense of resilience, ambition, and the artists' unwavering commitment to their craft. They express an understanding of why others might hate on their success, but that does not deter them from chasing their dreams and staying true to who they are. The song serves as an anthem for self-made individuals who have overcome adversity and continue to strive for greatness.

Lyrics © Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.
Written by: Elgin Williams

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I Know Why by Paper Route Empire (2024)

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