Annotated Lyrics for “Dear Gossip Girl”

January 7, 2009

As with their earlier jam, Olafur Eliasson, NY’s Southern Mothers tend to lace their lyrics with references that celebrate the art of rap rather than denigrate it.  They don’t rely on couplets for easy jokes and their thoughts often span a length longer than a single line.  Unfortunately, it’s not always easy to tell exactly what they’re saying since their syntax is more complex than Marc Ecko.  To make it easier we’ve put together an annotated version of the lyrics to the most recent Modern Jackass / Southern Mothers collaboration – “Dear Gossip Girl.”

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