Philadelphia Slick

Philadelphia Slick

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Rap - Hip Hop | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Total Song Plays: 101   
Member Since: 2008
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Song Description

This song explores how everything in capitalistic countries becomes an addictive form of business. The idea is that many lifestyles and ways of making livings can become very addictive. The music and entertainment industries, for instance, are all managed very similar to the oil industry - to maximize profit.

Story Behind the Song

This song is the title track off of Philadelphia Slick's second album. It echoes some of the themes Upon Sinclair explores in his novel of the same name.

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The spotlight is oil
advertising oil
high density feed lines with no soil
Stock market oil
prisoner oil
middle management synergy team toil
Elementary to university oil
Texas-United Arab Emirate royal
land grab right after the sand bag oil
And it ain't gon' stop when the last drop boil

Song Length
Rap - Hip Hop, Rap - East Coast
Tempo / Feel
Medium Slow (91 - 110)
Lead Vocal
Male Vocal
Beside Yourself, Troubled

Subject Matter
Politics, Economics

Similar Artists
The Roots, Atmosphere
2000 and later

Lyric Credits B. Polinsky
Music Credits B. Polinsky
Producer Credits B. Polinsky
Publisher Credits B. Polinsky
Performance Credits B. Polinsky