Blackalicious - Finding Lyrics

Labouring, it's worth it
Gotta keep on pushin'
Gotta keep on scrathin' and hustlin'
And strugglin' on
Do it now 'cause' it ain't that long till' it's gone
Ain't no time like the present to avoid a turn that's wrong
Remember: it ain't a sprint, it's a marathon
Our ancestor's shoulders we stand upon
That's how you know, in your soul, your self-control, you're own strong
Don't get used like a pawn
This is the dawn of a new era
Come, we can chant down Babylon one more time
But it's gonna take some time
And a revolutionary adjustment of the mind, body and soul, spirit in kind
Indeed children of God, seeing life as a continuous process of living and learning and longing and losing with loving and laughing and fillin' the gaps in between
Sure is somethin', isn't it?

Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Searching
  • 2 The Fabulous Ones
  • 3 Do This My Way
  • 4 Deception
  • 5 Put It on the Plate
  • 6 A to G
  • 7 Cliff Hanger
  • 8 Nation Time
  • 9 Shallow Days
  • 10 Ego Trip by Nikki Giovanni
  • 11 You Didn't Know That Though
  • 12 If I May
  • 13 Dream Seasons
    12" Vinyl 2
  • 1 We Build
  • 2 Trouble (Eve of Destruction)
  • 3 Smithzonian Institute of Rhyme
  • 4 Beyonder
  • 5 Our (interlude)
  • 6 Making Progress
  • 7 As the World Turns
  • 8 Sleep
  • 9 Finding


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Peermusic Publishing
    writers: Xavier Lorenzo Mosley, Timothy Jerome Parker
    album: Track in album NIA
    release date: 1999-8-30
    popularity : 69 users have visited this page.
    genres: Hip Hop
    styles: Conscious
    length: 1:52
    producer: Chief Xcel
    vocal: Erinn Anova and Gift of Gab
    arranger: Chief Xcel
    guest: Erinn Anova
    composer: Tim Parker, Xavier Mosley
    Album Information
    label: Mo Wax
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    barcode: 674948011215
    script: Latin