The Lowertown Line

S3 E9 | CLIP

5ves

Heiruspecs performs "5ves" at Vieux Carre in downtown Saint Paul.

AIRED: August 19, 2017 | 0:04:54
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[bass, drums & vocal percussion play; people cheer]

If y'all know it, come on.

1, 1, 2, 2,

3, 3, 3, 3,

4, 4, 4, 4,

5, 5, 5.

Easy-- 1, 1, 2, 2,

3, 3, 3.

I see y'all. 4, 4, 4.

♪ ♪

If y'all know it, sing along, it goes...

♪ 1 is for the live shows 2 is for the beats and ♪

♪ 3 is for the woman who sleeps under my sheets so ♪

♪ 4 is for that energy which builds exponentially ♪

♪ 5 is for my friends who keep on reinventing me ♪

♪ 1 is for the live shows 2 is for the beats and ♪

♪ 3 is for the woman who sleeps under my sheets so ♪

♪ 4 is for that energy which builds exponentially ♪

♪ 5 is for my friends who keep on reinventing me ♪

♪ On my 5th day my day off I'm up early ♪

♪ The early worm gets the big bite by little birdie ♪

♪ The early bird gets chased and caught by the cat ♪

♪ Watch your back little bird because I'm up from my nap ♪

♪ Yes I've got a cable TV and I've got a cable mic ♪

♪ It's only got 1 channel but the reception is tight ♪

♪ Flying by the seat of my pants so at the end of the night ♪

♪ Your records come alive and beg for the daylight ♪

♪ Now 5 miles away my brothers in his room playing games ♪

♪ Like StarCraft burning other people to flames ♪

♪ And likewise right here right now the show of aggression ♪

♪ 5 fingers 1 mic next lesson ♪

♪ The session gets deeper follow me through

♪ I brought my pen and pad and just a little inspiration to guide you ♪

♪ If you can just listen and learn itching to burn ♪

♪ Fishing for the rhythm were giving them to return saying ♪

♪ 1 is for the live shows 2 is for the beats and ♪

♪ 3 is for the woman who sleeps under my sheets so ♪

♪ 4 is for that energy which builds exponentially ♪

♪ 5 is for my friends who keep on reinventing me ♪

♪ 1 is for the live shows 2 is for the beats and ♪

♪ 3 is for the woman who sleeps under my sheets so ♪

♪ 4 is for that energy which builds exponentially ♪

♪ 5 is for my friends who keep on reinventing me ♪

1, 1, 2, 2,

3, 3, 3, 3,

4, 4, 4, 4,

5, 5. You guys can make noise for him, he's our DJ.

1, 1, 2, 2,

3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4,

5, 5, 5.

♪ Wake up it's early morning get dressed turn on the radio ♪

♪ Another beautiful day in my neighborhood ♪

♪ Since the mornings when I'm mostly inspired ♪

♪ Though I'm still a bit tired ♪

♪ I write because I'm feeling like the flavor's good ♪

♪ Saturday was yesterday last week ♪

♪ And nothing's open now except for coffee shops ♪

♪ Which really ain't my style ♪

♪ I smile as I'm writing this world is still asleep ♪

♪ It's just me and the sun and were conversing for a while ♪

♪ Now it's 5 fifty 5 in the early on ♪

♪ The shadow on my lawn becomes a midget as the sun moves along ♪

♪ A little bit more hustle as I nod to my neighbors ♪

♪ They have no idea they gon' be in this song ♪

♪ They cool still the dopest person out there is my mother ♪

♪ She accepts me for my rapping as if rapping was my lover ♪

♪ But she she accepts me for my rapping of course

♪ Because art needs inspiration needs a source ♪

♪ Don't blink at 5 pm on this day I'm driving by ♪

♪ I'm driving away driving to say ♪

♪ My throat hurts I'm all talk and really no work ♪

♪ And everybody out there's writing calling Felix a jerk ♪

♪ So what doesn't make you wince now can only make you better ♪

♪ We'd all be better swimmers if the earth was really wetter ♪

♪ The moral of the story is to remain untold ♪

♪ It never really ends it just twists and unfolds saying ♪

♪ 1 is for the live shows 2 is for the beats and ♪

♪ 3 is for the woman who sleeps under my sheets so ♪

♪ 4 is for that energy which builds exponentially ♪

♪ 5 is for my friends who keep on reinventing me ♪

♪ 1 is for the live shows 2 is for the beats and ♪

♪ 3 is for the woman who sleeps under my sheets so ♪

♪ 4 is for that energy which builds exponentially ♪

♪ 5 is for my friends who keep on reinventing me ♪

♪ 1 is for the live shows 2 is for the beats and ♪

♪ 3 is for the woman who sleeps under my sheets so ♪

♪ 4 is for that energy which builds exponentially ♪

♪ 5 is for my friends who keep on reinventing me ♪

♪ 1 live shows 2 beats ♪

♪ 3 the woman who sleeps under my sheets so ♪

♪ 4 that energy which builds exponentially ♪

♪ 5 my friends who keep on reinventing me ♪

[cheers, whistles, & applause]

♪ ♪


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