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 Hip-hop lingo you just don't understand
 09-03-2010, 12:44 PMaway - #21
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hello good morning tell meWHAT THE LICK READS? - Rozay

They ask me WHAT THE LICK READS? One Triple Zero - Jeezy

I ain't no dope dealer, somebody tell me wtf that mean plz

Everybody I ask don't know either lol
 09-03-2010, 12:44 PMaway - #22
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Originally Posted by get_ate
Remember when Pun and Fat Joe were like they're twins?

Well, that meant they were a-alikes.

Get it now?
Oh, like play cousins? Ehh, i dunno.
 09-03-2010, 12:45 PMaway - #23
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Originally Posted by Swisher sweet
hello good morning tell meWHAT THE LICK READS? - Rozay

They ask me WHAT THE LICK READS? One Triple Zero - Jeezy

I ain't no dope dealer, somebody tell me wtf that mean plz

Everybody I ask don't know either lol
no idea on the orgin but I know it is a very common south term that simply means "whats happenig" "whats going down" "whats crackin"..LMAO..Used in that context
 09-03-2010, 12:46 PMaway - #24
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Originally Posted by bornleader
this..Its the weight retards..
so ur sayin when they say 'Trey pound 7' that means the weight ?

 09-03-2010, 12:49 PMaway - #25
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Originally Posted by PLAYERIZM
so ur sayin when they say 'Trey pound 7' that means the weight ?

well if you use it that way it still makes zero sense..I think rappers are also confused by the term..I know for sure that tre pound and four pound was specifically used bcuz of the weight of the gun..Rappers made different adaptations to it im a$suming..
 09-03-2010, 12:49 PMaway - #26
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Originally Posted by bornleader
no idea on the orgin but I know it is a very common south term that simply means "whats happenig" "whats going down" "whats crackin"..LMAO..Used in that context
Originally Posted by RICKY ROZAY
im guessing....what the business....whats good?

never heard that #### in tha streets b'
I thought they was talking bout a scale or some ####

Learn something new everyday
 09-03-2010, 12:52 PMaway - #27
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Trill= True + Real
 09-03-2010, 12:53 PMaway - #28
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Well, I just Googled what I was going to ask. Thank you Google.

Last edited by Sam Rothstein; 09-03-2010 at 12:56 PM..
 09-03-2010, 12:55 PMonline - #29
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Originally Posted by Swisher sweet
I thought they was talking bout a scale or some ####

Learn something new everyday
....I Believe It Is The Scale. I Never Heard Someone Say "what's up...what the lick read ni##a" As In What's The Business.. I Thought That Was Scale.
 09-03-2010, 12:55 PMaway - #30
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Originally Posted by ThatDude0824
I dont understand why Wayne says

I got my gun in my blue purse
I dont bust back cuz I shoot first
If you are "busting back" you are shooting 2nd. He is "shooting 1st" so he can't be "busting back"
 09-03-2010, 12:59 PMaway - #31
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Originally Posted by Fresh Whyte
....I Believe It Is The Scale. I Never Heard Someone Say "what's up...what the lick read ni##a" As In What's The Business.. I Thought That Was Scale.
no man..trust me..I have been around some ghetto a$s dudes in my life..From NY to MIA to LA..In the hood in Florida in specific everyone says that #### in the way I said..And half these dudes sold crack..Never heard it referenced with any relation to a scale..Maybe it orginated from the scale?
 09-03-2010, 01:03 PMaway - #32
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Originally Posted by YaNeedMe
If you are "busting back" you are shooting 2nd. He is "shooting 1st" so he can't be "busting back"
I think he was asking about the Blue Purse part...
 09-03-2010, 01:04 PMaway - #33
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Gucci 4 + 4 = a Chicken Wing
 09-03-2010, 01:05 PMaway - #34
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wtf does 'going ham' mean?
 09-03-2010, 01:06 PMaway - #35
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Originally Posted by ThatDude0824
I dont understand why Wayne says

I got my gun in my blue purse
I dont bust back cuz I shoot first
He say's he has a gun in his boo purse, basically his girls purse
 09-03-2010, 01:07 PMaway - #36
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remember when West Coast artisis used to rap about "Croker Sacks"

Wtf is a croker sack? di#kies pants?
 09-03-2010, 01:08 PMaway - #37
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Originally Posted by tht guy
He say's he has a gun in his boo purse, basically his girls purse


I hate when i mishear lyrics
 09-03-2010, 01:08 PMaway - #38
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"What the lick read," from my knowledge, was just a way of saying, "What's the status."

We all know what the word "lick" means -- an easy opportunity of gain (robberies, burglaries, etc).

This has somehow evolved into everyday slang, since people in the hood are always looking for a "lick." So, it's only right someone awakes everyday and ask, "What the lick read?"
 09-03-2010, 01:08 PMaway - #39
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Originally Posted by ManOfSteel23
wtf does 'going ham' mean?
well this is an Atlanta term..Or georgia..Going Ham is just like saying going "crazy" "poppin"
Got the trap going ham..Going ham on these dudes..I went ham on that ham sandwich..LMAO this thread is going to be hilarious
 09-03-2010, 01:10 PMaway - #40
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Originally Posted by ManOfSteel23
wtf does 'going ham' mean?
You Going Ham as in being Hype or basically how in the 90's people used to say your on Fire
 
 


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