How Long Will They Mourn Me? LRC Format
[ti:How Long Will They Mourn Me?]
[ar:2Pac (feat. Nate Dogg)]
[00:00.08]How long will they mourn me? Yeah, this for my nigga Kato
[00:05.37]It’s still on nigga, believe that We live a Thug Life, Thugs for Life
[00:10.20]Yeah (how long will they mourn me?) we handle this shit for you, boy
[00:15.38]Yeah, nigga 2Pac in this motherfucker
[00:17.40]All my homies drinkin’ liquor Tears in everybody’s eyes
[00:20.74]Niggas cried, to mourn a homie’s homicide But I can’t cry, instead I’m just a shoulder
[00:25.67]Damn, why they take another soldier? I load my clip before my eyes blurry, don’t worry
[00:31.17]I’ll get them suckers back before your buried (shit)
[00:33.89]Retaliate and pull a one-eight-seven Do real niggas get to go to heaven?
[00:38.83]How long will they mourn me? Bury me a motherfuckin’ G
[00:42.28]Bitch don’t wanna die, then, don’t fuck with me It’s kinda hard to be optimistic
[00:47.63]When your homie’s lyin’ dead on the pavement twisted
[00:50.45]Y’all don’t hear me doe, I’m tryin’ hard to make amends
[00:53.28]But I’m losin’ all my motherfuckin’ friends, damn They should’ve shot me when I was born
[00:58.47]Now I’m trapped in the motherfuckin’ storm How long will they mourn me?
[01:02.77]I wish it would have been another How long will they mourn me?
[01:07.59]How long, will they mourn my brother (half them niggas all dead and shit)
[01:11.42]How long will they mourn me? I wish it would have been another (Dedicated this to Kato nigga, and every thug)
[01:17.00]How long will they mourn me? How long, will they mourn my brother
[01:22.70]How long will they mourn me? Every motherfuckin’ day homie
[01:26.76]You stayed down when the other niggas didn’t know me
[01:29.47]From my heart to the trigger, you my fuckin’ nigga And things won’t be the same without ya, nigga
[01:35.04]I remember kickin’ back, you wanted a ‘llac And goin’ half on a motherfuckin’ hundred sack
[01:40.35]Smokin’ blunt after blunt, and steady drinkin’ Hung around so much, you knew what I was thinkin’
[01:45.93]Tell me Lord, why you take Big Kato? So confused not knowing which way to go
[01:51.51]I’m goin’ crazy and runnin’ out of fuckin’ time
[01:54.33]I can’t take it, I’m losin’ my fuckin’ mind So day after day, ride after ride
[01:59.94]We’ll hook up on the other side Watch over your family and your newborn
[02:04.78]’Til we meet again, homie How long will they mourn me?
[02:09.02]I wish it would have been another (Big Kato) How long will they mourn me?
[02:13.82]How long, will they mourn, my brother (it’s still on, nigga) How long will they mourn me?
[02:20.01]I wish it would have been another (yeah) How long will they mourn me?
[02:24.92]How long will they mourn, my brother (rated R, Double Jeopardy, MAC-10)
[02:30.01]Damn, a nigga tired of feelin’ sad I’m tired of puttin’ in work
[02:32.90]I’m tired of cryin’ watchin’ my homies leave the earth
[02:35.60]I know soon one day I’ll be in the dirt And my peoples’ll be mournin’
[02:39.58]When they get a call from the coroner All niggas can say is, “That’s fucked up”
[02:43.61]And get tossed up, reminiscin’ how we grew up (my nigga)
[02:46.72]Rest and love to my nigga Kato See you in the crossroads real soon
[02:50.60]For now let me pour out some brew I’ll be always thinkin’ of ya, homie
[02:54.91]Rest in peace, how long will they mourn me?
[02:57.33]We know life’s a fuckin’ trip And everybody gotta go
[03:00.57]But why the fuck it have to be my nigga Kato? Another nigga fell victim to the chrome
[03:05.51]It’s enough to make you crazy, it’s fuckin’ with my dome
[03:08.75]You only live once on this earth, a nigga had it bad Since the day, of my motherfuckin’ birth (uh)
[03:13.96]But niggas say they down and they always be my homie But when a nigga gone, how long will ya mourn me?
[03:20.11](Yeah) I wish it would have been another (MAC-10 in this motherfucker, yeah)
[03:24.11]How long will you mourn me?
[03:25.61]How long, will they mourn my brother (Thug Life boy, Nate, blowin’ that shit)
[03:31.49]I wish it would have been another (Nate Dogg do that shit nigga, yeah)
[03:35.17]How long will you mourn me? (This for my nigga Kato, and all his kids)
[03:40.51]How long will they mourn, my brother How long will you mourn me?
[03:42.96]I wish it would have been another How long will you mourn my brother?