Dying Nation



album: Track 15 in album Southernunderground
release date: 2003-4-1
popularity : 33 users have visited this page.
genres: Hip Hop
styles: Conscious
length: 3:38
writer: David Diaz, Ryan Wisler, Willis Polk II

Album Information

label: Freshchest
country(area): United States
format: CD
barcode: 820587201726
script: Latin

Cover Art

CunninLynguists Southernunderground cover art


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[Intro: George Bush]
that says fool me once... shame on... shame on you.

I live in a nation that relies on business and crime
Who bullshit like everyone else for a nickel and dime
Using freedom and entertainment just to keep us sedated
All men are equal and that's the way they're created?
And this country still breeds racism, just not as blatant
Cause ain't NOBODY free. We all being watched quietly
Drug Trafficking, conspiracy, murder and piracy
Sometimes violently, open up your eyes and see
It's all backwards like negative split photography
United we stand on this land and we do all crimes

"Facin' a dyin' nation. Listen to the retold lies" (x2)
[Deacon the Villain]
Now it's silent strikes from political insiders
Ran by bloodlines that were dirty before Isis
Confessionals filled with sexual molestations
They don't notice their children freebasin' in their million
Babies having babies in the hood I grew up in
Schools underfunded, graduates retain nothing
Kids like, why should I think about college
And even if I fought and bought the knowledge
Shiiiiit.. So wherever you are
Motivate yourself don't just stand on the side

Somebody dial 9-1-1
At last we losin' Uncle Sam to a mass of tumors
If its true that the beast is soon to decease
That runs through his veins and up thru his brain
If he was low income he'd already been gone
And scandalous friends call to speak
With a pointed hat, where the ointment at?
Woulda had a Catholic priest at his bedside
Temperature stay high but no pain
Product of old age and Alzheimers disease
Looks to the American people to show love


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Intro
  • 2 Southernunderground
  • 3 The South
  • 4 Love Ain’t
  • 5 Rain
  • 6 Doin Alright
  • 7 Interlude 1
  • 8 Old School
  • 9 Seasons
  • 10 Nasty Filthy
  • 11 Falling Down
  • 12 Sunrise/Sunset
  • 13 Interlude 2
  • 14 Appreciation (remix)
  • 15 Dying Nation
  • 16 War