The What

The Notorious B.I.G.

credits


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Peermusic Publishing, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Osten Harvey, Osten S Harvey, Clifford Smith, Christopher Wallace
album: Track 9 in album Ready to Die
release date: 1994-9-13
popularity : 5 users have visited this page.
genres: Hip Hop
styles: Gangsta/Thug Rap
length: 3:58
producer: Easy Mo Bee
vocal: The Notorious B.I.G.
mixer: Bill Esses
recorded by: Bill Esses
guest: Method Man
composer: Christopher Wallace, Clifford Smith, Osten Harvey, Jr.

Album Information

label: Bad Boy Records
country(area): United States
format: CD
barcode: 786127300024
script: Latin

Cover Art

The Notorious B.I.G. Ready to Die cover art

Lyrics

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I used to get feels on a *****
To stop me from that HIV ****
Playin the villian
Biggie Smalls is the illest
"What you talkin bout Willis?"
is here to excite and
*****es I like em brainless
I want the ****in Fortune like the Wheel
Don't tempt me [T-H-O-D Man]

Come to spread the butter lyrics over hominy grit
Comin where you rest at, surrender
Lookin cold booty like your ***** in December
From Method all you gettin is a can of ***-whippin
Actin as if it can't happen
Yo I'm from Shaolin, Island, and ain't afraid to bust somethin
I got a six-shooter and a horse named Trigger
Kickin down your god damn door [and it goes a lil somethin like this]
**** the world, don't ask me for ****
Honies shake your hips, ya don't stop

Meth-tical, puttin *****z back in I.C.U.
I got connections, I'll get that *** stuck like glue, huh
Yo I gets rugged as a **********in carpet get
I spark and they cells get warm
Baby accept it, utmost respect it
I spit on your grave then I grab my Charles Dickens
Welcome to my center
Cold as the pole in the winter
And when my Mac unloads
Ready to die, why I act that way?
The ****** took the back way
I used to do stick-up
Excuse me, flows just grow through me
Cliffs to avalanches
Deep like the mind of Farrakhan

I make it hot [***** won't even stand next to you]
tree times in the head

And everything you get ya gotta work hard for it
And *****z pack the clips, keep on
**** the world, don't ask me for ****
Honies shake your hips, ya don't stop

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Intro
  • 2 Things Done Changed
  • 3 Gimme the Loot
  • 4 Machine Gun Funk
  • 5 Warning
  • 6 Ready to Die
  • 7 One More Chance
  • 8 Fuck Me (interlude)
  • 9 The What
  • 10 Juicy
  • 11 Everyday Struggle
  • 12 Me & My Bitch
  • 13 Big Poppa
  • 14 Respect
  • 15 Friend of Mine
  • 16 Unbelievable
  • 17 Suicidal Thoughts