Artiste: Shabba Ranks

Intro

Shabba Ranking pon Big Ship riddim

Di Genius, right now mi nuh mad bout it but mi rrrrr ere

Right now mi ignorant bout it but mi rrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr

How can you not rate who come before you

you a gwaan like a you come bout yah come come mek music big.

Yet dem and those, who suppose to respect the elders nuh deh yah

And a gwaan like a you a deh man

A nuh you a di man, a God a di man, ereerrrr

Chorus

None a dem nuh bad like Shabba Ranking

nuh nuh nuh nuh, none a dem none a dem

None a dem nuh tuff like the Ranking

nuh nuh nuh nuh, none a dem none a dem

stop dah one deh and ask him

If him nuh imitate the great Shabba Ranking

Unno can stop dah one deh and ask him

If him nuh imitate the great Shabba Ranking

Verse 1

Si di fool deh ask him, if him nuh imitate di Ranking

The vibes I bring di big songs that I sing

Mus inspire and motivate him

Big vibes bouncing pon Big Ship riddim

From compound back to gully banking

Shabba Ranks a di top a top ranking

So unno no badda hide di truth

Jus put the facts in, di gong a H2O a mi oxygen.

Dancehall is like how mi pick the jewels and gem

Tell dem sa mi supply di word fi di him

Don’t get it twisted, a who a fool him

Thirty years deep and still a rollin

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Verse 2

Cause dem a brag and boast and its a shame

and dem nuh added up to what dem proclaim

with dem likkle house, dem likkle car, dem likkle chain, dem baby name

And none a dem nuh bad dan Baby Wayne

Wid him aroun now mi mad mi in-humane

How many more can dis man explain

Dat you cannot treat dem and Shabba Ranks di same

Cause when it comes to music, its not fun and game.

How unno fi gwaan like unno whaa ignore mi

And a boost up who don’t come before mi

Tek it from the foundation

Build it a couple of story, Czechoslovakia adore mi

God get the higher praise and all a di glory

Respect di foundation who come before mi

Cornel Jose, Brigadary Jerry, Yellow Man to di man is legendary… eereerr

Rept Chorus

Bridge

Yet dem and those, who suppose to respect the elders nuh deh yah

And a gwaan like a you a deh man

A nuh you a di man, a God a di man, ereerrrr

Rept Chorus

Outro:

Big Big Big Big Ship riddim

Big voice bouncing pon Big Ship riddim