“Dangerous” – Busta Rhymes

“Dangerous” – Busta Rhymes: dropped November 18th 1997 under Elektra, Asylum, Flipmode off Busta Rhymes second album “When Disaster Strikes”.  The albums second single was actually written by Lawrence Dermer, Trevor Smith, Rashad Smith, Henry Stone and Freddy Stonewall.  The chorus was taken from a 1983 long Island Poison Control PSA which was used to warn children about prescription meds.   The video was  directed  by Hype Williams paid homage to Lethal Weapon by making Busta to be Riggs, Mel Gibsons character, and Spliff Starr was Mr. Joshua, Gary Busey,.  Busta also dresses up as Sho’nuff from the last Dragon in the video.    “Dangerous” was certified 3X Platinum and was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Rap Solo Performance in 1999.  Will Smiths “Getting’ Jiggy wit It” won the award, but “Dangerous” turned a lot of heads.

LYRICS

Hey, another one of them Flipmode joints Busta Rhymes y’all, word mother y’all, check it out y’all Just swing to the left, swing to the right Make ya feel good, feel alright One time, feel good yeah y’all Busta Rhymes in the place y’all Makin you feel real good y’all Flipmode is the Squad in the place y’all

Buckwild to all of my niggaz who don’t care Floss like a bunch of young black millionaires Makin ya run, me and my Dunn, stackin my ones Floss a lil’, invest up in a mutual fund Blowin the horn, a sense of every day I was born Never dream I see a nigga landscaping my lawn Dangerous, my nigga shit be accurate Have to get, the flow be so immaculate Aiyyo, aiyyo, watchin my dough, sippin my Moe’ Slippin in slow, them pretty bitches sayin hello Anyway go ‘head and diss, play your Oil of Olay Little honeydip within a little Cariola I don’t mean to hold you up but I got somethin to say Swear to only give you hot shit everyday Afraid of us, you know this ain’t no game to us You strange to us, that’s when we gettin dangerous, come on

This, is, serious We could make you delirious You should have a healthy fear of us Cause too much of us is dangerous So dangerous, we so dangerous My Flipmode Squad is dangerous So dangerous, we so dangerous My whole entire unit is dangerous

Hold your breath, we swingin it from right to left Word to Wyclef, nigga shit be hot to death Stayin Alive, you know only the stronger survive Holdin my heat, under my seat, whippin my five Bassline for all of my people movin around Give me a pound, all of my niggaz holdin it down Cuttin you up, the new shit, ruckin you up Fuckin you up, my black hole, suckin you up Back in the days, a nigga used to be ass out Now a nigga holdin several money market accounts Blaze the street, and then I would just like to announce Feelin my groove, my jigga jigga makin you bounce Others is fair, me and my niggaz breakin the bread Straight gettin it, we got you niggaz holdin your head Afraid of us, you know this ain’t no game to us You strange to us, that’s when we gettin dangerous, come on

This, is, serious We could make you delirious You should have a healthy fear of us Cause too much of us is dangerous So dangerous, we so dangerous My Flipmode Squad is dangerous So dangerous, we so dangerous My whole entire unit is dangerous

One time y’all Throw your hands real high y’all Yea, get down y’all Let me see you all y’all Busta Rhymes, Flipmode y’all Nineteen ninety eight y’all Ha, get down ya’ll Let’s have a ball y’all

Feelin the heat up in the street rockin the beat Step up in the club, take me to my reserved seat Comin around, all of my niggaz surround me So much bottles of liquor, y’all niggaz’ll drown me Makin ya drunk, feelin the funk, blazin the skunk Stay hittin with the shit that blow a hole in ya trunk Afraid of us, you know this ain’t no game to us You strange to us that’s when we gettin dangerous, come on

This, is, serious We could make you delirious You should have a healthy fear of us Cause too much of us is dangerous So dangerous, we so dangerous My Flipmode Squad is dangerous So dangerous, we so dangerous My whole entire unit is dangerous

 

 

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