[(Lauryn "L-Boogie" Hill) Singing in parentheses] Yo... (Can I see you?) Lauryn Hill on the track... (In the morning) New art got my back... DJ Skribble just relax, haha! I'm a get you the joint! haha! (Can I see you?) Yeah...morning (In the morning!) Uh Huh, Uh Huh, Uh Huh, Uh Huh, Uh Huh, Uh Huh!
[Lauryn] As I span the cosmos (The cosmos) Mahogany travel at the speed of sound (Sound) Span the mainstream but still esteemed underground (Unh!) My parameters, and wrap up contaminants Travel twice Earth's diameter, intimidating amateurs (Intimidating...what?!) At the Apollo, I played the shepherd sheep followed (Sheep followed) Chicks try to model after me like I'm Tyra [(Like I'm Tyra) Pause] Banks (Banks!) want to thank me because my statements are prodigious (...digious) Styles so prestigious, make a sinner act religious (Act religiouus) Street academics, seen a lot of girls mimic (Huh) But when it's all over you can tell who's the gimmick (You can tell!) L slang-bangs (Slang-bang!) like a dub plate (Bing!) Jericho Sound System, mash up your club dates! (Mash up your...) Sweeter than a cherry on a fruit cocktail Whenever, Wherever, Whatever (Whenever, Wherever, Whatever! - Singing) Like Maxwell (Unh) My pentium, makes more chips than Intel (Intel) I didn't mean to turn you on (I didn't mean to turn you on!) Like Sherell! ( Uh Huh) Kids move they body like they're tripping off of acid, Anthony Not even fantasy can surpass it (Unh, unh!) Once you blast it one starts to feel kinky I think thee, goes by the name of Young Slinky And just when you thought it was safe to relax (Safe to relax!) L-Boogie spits with perfect syntax! ( Perfect syntax!) Then, DJ Skribble make you dribble on the wax (What?)... DJ Skribble make you dribble on the wax!
[Lauryn Singing - Chorus] Can I hear you in the morning, (Can I see you?) like I hear you late at night? Chance to hear you (In the morning) Amp the party DJ Skribble Keep It Tight! (Can I see you?) Just a short time in the morning Like I hear you late at night (In the morning!) Chance to hear you Amp the party DJ Skribble Keep It Tight!
Can I hear you in the morning (Can I see you?) Like I hear you late at night (In the morning!) Chance to hear you Amp the party DJ Skribble, KEEP IT TIGHT!!! (L-Boogie!) - Forte' 3x (Keep It Tight!) Keep It Tight! (Keep It Tight) Keep It Tight (echo)