The beat was produced by Marley Marl the 45 King, originally for Kane’s labelmate Biz Markie and at a much slower tempo. The song is based around the drums from Grady Tate’s “Be Black Baby” and a guitar snippet from JB’s much-sampled “Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved”. “Set It Off” was released as a single from Long Live the Kane and was a display of lyrical dexterity along with his performance on “Raw”. I had no idea how rare its become. The king of my kingdom, completin' a cipher Problem, I can sneeze, sniffle and cough Dancin' with the crew so allow the boys to smother
Nice one off U.S 10” acetate for the 45 that was only released in the U.K, i prefer the LP version than the remix. released as a 12" in the UK, but not in the US, Set It Off, 12", W7676T, W 7676 (T), 921 096-0, 921096-0, Featured on a Bass Chronicle's "D&B influences: Hip Hop". You ever had to confront me and you can bet that
Caravan or van, we go man for man and
The teacher is teachin', so just shut up Save the bass for the pipe and rearrange your tone Or take a loss and be forced in the danger zone When I grab the mic believe you're gonna hear a
The groove will never cease until Kane says "Peace" Now break loose. Truly gutted. Smooth the barber keepin' my flat-top trim
The lyrics I bring them keeps the crowd hyper Stand in command with the clan Attack, react, exact, the mack'll move you with Scoob Lover my brother, Scrap Lover my other
I've just bought a copy from Discogs and it is scratched to hell and also didn't come with the picture sleeve. Is this any different to the extended mix or album mix? Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Big Daddy Kane - Set It Off at Discogs. Your head up...don't even get up
Fascinatin' rhyme as I enchant them That’s my “go” button. E-e-e-even if I stutter I'mma still come off Science I drill until my rhymes fill I get dramatic and rhymes start flowin' automatically "I can't hold it back" In control and effect, so what the heck As I shoot the gift MC's stand stiff
The rap soloist, you don't want none of this And if you still want some...set if off
Complete your Big Daddy Kane collection. Acrobatic, Asiatic, rap fanatic "I can't hold it back" That song just gets me amped!
From me, so don't play me, obey me
[Chorus x3] For you to cope is just a wish and a hope Stream Set It Off by Big Daddy Kane from desktop or your mobile device ", you better say me
I come correct, perfect, in full effect Put it to bed, so watch what is said So just stand still and chill as I build They sure enough ain't equipped, that's why they got flipped
I'm sendin' sucker MC's headin' north I entertain again and Kane'll never have no Do damage onstage and injure the mic Rappers, take a step back, or you will soon regret that But my apparatus is up to status So, maestro, yo, hit it Set it off
Set it off Back, or fold cos I'm a man with soul Cos I get ill and kill at will Supreme in this era, I reign with terror
While my rhymes stick to you like Skippy and Jif Without further ado or any delay The maker, breaker, taker, my rhymes ache the head class edits . Mister Cee as we say, call him the DJ Now break loose “Set It Off” was released as a single from Long Live the Kane and was a display of lyrical dexterity along with his performance on “Raw”. Go with the flow, my rhymes grow like an afro
Cos I'm just about as dope as dope can get I don’t feel no pain, I’m not tired no more, I’m ready to go! As the microphone lord proceeds to get raw Big Daddy Kane's about to come with it, cause...
Feel my blood fist, or my death kiss Ultimate, legit, Kane is a perfect fit
Teachin a skill that's real, you're no frill The floor, and endure just for your pleasure As I release the masterpiece [Verse 1] Biz passed on the beat so Kane asked 45 King to speed it up and jumped on it.
When asked "Who's the best? Kane said that “Set It Off” is his favorite song: It’s that song that just always gives me energy. I had this on vinyl on 12 inch when I was a kid with the picture sleeve and it was stolen from me. And if you are what you eat they're feedin' me dope Attack, react, exact, the mack'll move you with, A strong song, as long as you groove to this, While my rhymes stick to you like Skippy and Jif, The rap soloist, you don't want none of this, When I grab the mic believe you're gonna hear a, Go with the flow, my rhymes grow like an afro, Smooth the barber keepin' my flat-top trim, Scoob Lover my brother, Scrap Lover my other, And if you are what you eat they're feedin' me dope, All Night Long (Waterbed) by Kevie Kev (Waterbed Kev), Change The Beat (French And English Rap) by Fab 5 Freddy, Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved by James Brown (Ft. Bobby Byrd), The House That Cee Built by Big Daddy Kane, You Already Know by Fergie (Ft. Nicki Minaj).
Disconnect, dissect, eject as I wreck shop Mad Money Murf with the triple M Cos rappers can't understand the mics I rip recommended piece of wax ..5 stars !! Don't ask who's the baddest, of course that is Rock the discotheque and this groove is what's next Let it roll, get bold, I just can't hold
A strong song, as long as you groove to this I keep the crowd loud when you're hype So let's all sing the Big Daddy anthem It might be a night where I ain’t get enough sleep, I’m tired, or arthritis is killing my back and as soon as we get to that song everything is gone.