Do you remember the song The Official Eastern Lyrics from 2009?
It was a hip hop song by Dr. Dre and T.I., with lyrics about how they’re going to take over the world and do all these great things for us, because of course as one of the most famous rappers in the world, that’s exactly what he should be doing!
This blog post is all about those lyrics, so if you want an analysis of this classic rap track then keep reading! The first verse of the song starts with a Dr. Dre listing off all his credentials, and then T.I. comes in to boast about himself too: “we’re two bad motherf*ckers that’ll give you what you want”.
They really set themselves up as these larger than life figures who are going to do great things for us! I love how they establish their character before telling us what it is they’re going to be doing here- this way we know exactly why we should care! In line three, he talks about waking up every day feeling like there’s nothing left at stake.. He doesn’t say anything about being done or losing hope but rather looking back on everything so far and seeing that it was