respect it or check it lyrics – 50 cent

“respect it or check it”

[5 seconds instrumental]

[intro:]
“forever king”!

[bridge:]
some n*gg*z jus’ wanna smoke! – some n*gg*z wanna smoke n*gg*z… [gunshot]
some n*gg*z sell c*ke! – some n*gg*z sellin’ dope n*gg*… [gunshot] {come on!}
we all hood, different pedigrees
now! – che-che-che-che- check out my melody! [tarzan shouts]
you f*ck around i catch a felony…
now! – che-che-che-che- check out my melody! {let’s go!}

[chorus:]
since a little n*gg* i been on my own
me, i hold a chrome, you don’t think,
so respect it or check it n*gg*!
that shorty sh*t is over now i’m grown
me, i’m full blown, you don’t think,
so respect it or check it n*gg*!

[verse 1:]
i don’t know if i’m worse when i’m rich or when i’m broke n*gg*z
same att*tude you got it go ‘head smoke n*gg*! [gunshot]
i’m f*ckin’ with a blonde b*tch i got my own fragrance
power by 50 godd*mn it i think i made it! {haha!}
i tried to keep it basic, they wanna complicate sh*t,
the feds on my phone that’s why i don’t ever say sh*t.
portray bein’ a friend to me and i’ll make you a memory, [police sirens]
the .40 cali burn you be smokin’ like a chimney! [police sirens] {d*mn!}
n*gg*z sick of p*ssy sh*t and me i’m jus’ a remedy!
’03 “get rich”, n*gg* you remember me? [rewind]

[interlude:]
ayo pull that back, man!
ayo play that again man, youkno’msayin’?

[intro:]
can’t forget… thisis50.com! [gunshot]

[bridge:]
some ni… [gunshot] {bring it back!}

[bridge:]
some n*gg*z jus’ wanna smoke! – some n*gg*z wanna smoke n*gg*z… [gunshot] {d*mn!}
some n*gg*z sell c*ke! – some n*gg*z sellin’ dope n*gg*… [gunshot] {d*mn!}
we all hood, different pedigrees
now! – che-che-che-che- check out my melody!
you f*ck around i catch a felony…
now! – che-che-che-che- check out my melody! {whoooooooooooooooooo kiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiid!}

[chorus:]
since a little n*gg* i been on my own
me, i hold a chrome, you don’t think,
so respect it or check it n*gg*! [gunshot]
that shorty sh*t is over now i’m grown
me, i’m full blown, you don’t think,
so respect it or check it n*gg*! [gunshot] {shadyville!}

[verse 1:]
i don’t know if i’m worse when i’m rich or when i’m broke n*gg*z
same att*tude you got it go ‘head smoke n*gg*!
i’m f*ckin’ with a blonde b*tch i got my own fragrance
power by 50, godd*mn it; i think i made it!
i tried to keep it basic, they wanna complicate sh*t,
the feds on my phone that’s why i don’t ever say sh*t.
portray bein’ a friend to me and i’ll make you a memory,
the .40 cali burn you be smokin’ like a chimney!
n*gg*z sick of p*ssy sh*t and me i’m jus’ a remedy!
’03 “get rich”, n*gg* you remember me?
shorty rock her hips she get to lookin’ like a entree [scream]
bad b*tch phat *ss bouncin’ it’ like beyonc

/ 50 cent lyrics