Life In The Jungle (Benton Jarren)

Live fast, die young in the jungle How the fuck you still standing? Gonna crumble if you tumble That's how they want you You can make it if you want to Learn to live with your regrets when they come haunt you It's life in the jungle Aye, aye, aye It's life in the jungle Aye, aye, aye Don't let me die High school drop out, I was so young Just so i could rap, damn I was so dumb Met a coke head older bitch, i was so sprung Popped pills, then put a lot of dope in our lungs Damn, didn't mean to disappoint my mom Hit a couple licks, then throw away the gun Never doing time in the state, now we all fucked up Damn, i should've been on my way to prom Life of a young black teen Not my kids where the fucking vaccine Streets turn some niggas to a crack fiend Had dreams with would hit the line, mic rap fiend All my niggas so soft in heart I was in the basement, tryna practice my art Life is a beach with a ocean, with sharks Don't let em smell blood, they'll tear you apart Worst fear: I would turn to be nothin' Least in my kids eyes i would mean somethin' Paranoid like a motherfucker seen somethin' That a scared nigga straight, motherfucker i ain't frontin' Yes I'm king, young black teen Throwed off from the bullshit that i've seen Wait for my nightmare, I live my dreams Still here bitch, ready for whatever life brings Live fast, die young in the jungle How the fuck you still standing? Gonna crumble if you tumble That's how they want you You can make it if you want to Learn to live with your regrets when they come haunt you It's life in the jungle Aye, aye, aye It's life in the jungle Aye, aye, aye Don't let me die Sorry y'all, but I was off that night High as hell, I could've lost my life What the fuck am I smoking? What you put in that pipe? That's PCP nah nigga that ain't right Confronted my fears right by the moonlight I was so geeked couldn't even move right I was so scared, felt God that night Bless you and me, ACHOO, Gesundheit Amazed how a nigga made it Without land on the pavement, and locked in cages We all go through phases And roam through hell and hopes someone saves us Came up from the east, lex, and gold teeth Chevy's, old school Capri's, running from the police Some didn't make it like Cochise My homeboy died over old beef Yeah, not Salmonella Rolled around that night looking for the killer Came back home, boy get it together What the fuck am I doin', boy chase somethin' better Try a whole new angle Levitate through the bullshit, Chris Angel Must be touched by angels Bro got a loose foot, gripping this angle Live fast, die young in the jungle How the fuck you still standing? Gonna crumble if you tumble That's how they want you You can make it if you want to Learn to live with your regrets when they come haunt you It's life in the jungle Aye, aye, aye It's life in the jungle Aye, aye, aye Don't let me die Life in the jungle, we scrambling just to make it Dr. Conrad Murray niggas losin' they patients Can't find a decent job with good wages he's on probation Baby momma bitchin' 'bout paper, fuck he can't take it Stress is kickin' in, and this pain and his heart is achin' Don't wanna fuckin' lose it, his faith is slowing decayin' Momma constantly prayin', hope the angels can save him Poppa was never there, so these fuckin' animals raise him No decent role models, these dope boys they craze him Cops patrol the block with no empathy, they just gauge him Same old cycle, we been through this shit for ages We question the presence of God, shit is just never changin' In the jungle