The Daily Grind Video

1. “Inside is where the fight lay/ And everything a nigga do may not be what he might say.” [“Be (Intro)”]

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2. “Never looking back or too far in front of me/ The present is a gift and I just want to be.” [“Be (Intro)”]

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3. “Everyday women and men become legends.” [“Glory”]

4. “Asked my guy how he thought travellin the world sound/ Found it hard to imagine he hadn’t been past downtown.” [“Respiration”]

5. “Hunger in they eyes is what seems to feed me.” [“The People”]

6. “Nobody believe, until I believe me.” [“The People”]

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7. “I watched ‘Crash’ and realize that we all survivors/ No religion or race could ever describe us. [“Forever Begins”]

8. “How could I ever let your words affect me?” [“Get Em High”]

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9. “It’s the games nature/ When you’re glowin’ some will love and some will hate ya.” [“Real People”]

10. “I’m trapped in myself/ See what happens with wealth/ At times you can lose yourself/ During the sunniest of days many superstars melt.” [“Any Given Sunday”]

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11. “Nobody wants to live in a sad state in their lives and you can create your own dreams and your own happiness if you just work towards it and believe in it and make those choices that lead towards that.” [Interview, Ebony]

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