Artist: Kendrick Lamar Album: good kid, m.A.A.d city Song: I'm Dying of Thirst * Typed by: Cedmaster3K * song starts after "Sing About Me" at the 7:29 mark [Kendrick Lamar] Tired of runnin', uh, tired of huntin' Uh, my own kind, but retirin' nothin' Uh, tires are steady screechin', the driver is rubbin' Uh, hands on the wheel, uh, who said we wasn't Uh, dyin' of thirst, uh, dyin' of thirst, uh, dyin' of thirst? Uh, dope on the corner, uh, look at the coroner Uh, daughter is dead, uh, mother is mournin' her Uh, strayed bullets, uh, AK bullets Resuscitation was waitin' patiently but they couldn't Uh, bring her back, uh, who got the footage? Uh, Channel 9, uh, cameras is lookin' It's hard to channel your energy when you know you're crooked Uh, banana clip, split his banana puddin' Uh, I'm like Tre, uh, that's Cuba Gooding Uh, I know I'm good at, uh, dyin' of thirst Uh, dyin' of thirst, uh, dyin' of thirst Uh, how many sins? Uh, I'm runnin' out Uh, how many sins? Uh, I lost count Dreams of ballin' like Spalding but only shotty bounce Uh, the reaper callin', uh, I'm cottonmouth Uh, money is power (money is power) yours is ours (yours is ours) Lay with a snitch, uh, die with a coward Uh, hope we get rich, uh, hope we can tower Uh, over the city with vanity with the music louder Uh, the same song, uh, a black flower Uh, I'll show you how to, uh, dye your thirst Uh, dye your thirst, uh, dye your thirst Uh, what are we doin'? (what are we doin'?) Uh, who are we foolin'? (Who are we foolin'?) Uh, Hell is hot (Hell is hot) uh, fire is proven (fire is proven) Uh, to burn for eternity, return of the student that never learned how to live righteous but how to shoot it Uh, tired of runnin', uh, choirs is hummin' Uh, tell us to visit, uh, we lyin' 'bout comin' Uh, now back to business, uh, loadin' the guns in Uh, back of the Buick, your hood is feudin' and the beef is bubblin' Uh, it's no discussion, uh, hereditary Uh, all of my cousins, uh, dyin' of thirst Uh, dyin' of thirst, uh, dyin' of thirst Uh, too many sins, uh, I'm runnin' out Uh, somebody send me, a well for the drought Uh, see all I know, uh, is takin' notes Uh, on takin' this life for granted, granted if he provoke Uh, my best days, uh, I stress days (Lord forgive me for all my sins for I not know) My best days, uh, I stress days Uh, say "Fuck the world", uh, my sex slave Uh, money, pussy and greed; what's my next crave? Whatever it is, know it's my next grave Uh, tired of runnin' (tired of runnin') tired of runnin' (tired of runnin') Tired of tumblin' (tired of tumblin') tired of runnin' (tired of runnin') Uh, tired of tumblin' Back once my momma said "See a pastor, give me a promise What if today was the rapture, and you completely tarnished? The truth will set you free so to me be completely honest You dyin' of thirst, you dyin' of thirst So hop in that water, and pray that it works"