Penitentiary poems on fo' do's, dipping in low low's [1] In Bangalore, Chopra visited several clubs with DJ Nash to promote "In My City". I ain't gotta explain shit, you niggas better get the fuck on Slow mo', when on the block 4's glide so gangsta The next day, the song was released for digital downloads to Nokia Music Store along with CD single. The things, that's on my mind BMG B's down moves, tree tops and windows Keeping with the theme of State of Emergency and “Zoo York,“ Lil Tjay and J.I. I blow dro, as the dirt covers the coffin up "[7] The song pays homage to her nomadic childhood and her journey from being a small-town girl to being a successful actor. [1] Chopra said that the song was not inspired by one city, since her father was an army doctor, and her family travelled all over India to cities like Jamshedpur, Lucknow, Delhi, Pune, Bareily, Chandigarh, Mumbai and Ladakh. [1][6] Chopra told the Hindustan Times that the song was "about being proud of where I come from. It's the things, that's on my mind [19] According to the Los Angeles Times, the single broke records by selling more than 130,000 copies within the first week of its release. [29], A promotional video documenting the recording of "In My City" debuted during an NFL game on 13 September 2012. [6], "In My City" was released in India 12 hours before its US NFL launch because Chopra wanted her fans in India to hear it before the American release. [Verse 1: Z-Ro] "In My City" received mixed reviews from music critics; some complimented Chopra's vocals, while some criticised the generic sound of the song. It's the things, that's on my mind Finger fucking my 4-4, on a bitch made nigga fo' do' Pop. Mujumdar wrote that will.I.am's rapping "does little to relieve the monotony; indeed, it manages to increase it, because of how predictable his exhortations are",[17] and that apart fulfilling a desire for "the sort of over-produced music that typically fills up a fast-food chain store", the song is indistinguishable "from the large body of repetitive, unoriginal dance-pop". "In My City" also features background vocals from Dean, RedOne, Rush and Muzzy. Whatever they want whatever they need, believe I got em It's the things, that's on my mind The song continues with more dancing, until it ends with Chopra and all her friends laughing. I got my mug on mind frame, on leave me alone ... Hip Hop/Rap. Channel your inner MC as a rap-battling robot in MAD VERSE CITY! Niggas left me for dead, so now I be equipped with a vest Genre Rap/Hip-Hop Comment by GIZMO. The CD single debuted at the top of the pan-India Planet M and Music World retail chain charts. [17] Writing for the US online news portal GlobalPost, Jason Overdorf did not agree with early reviews that said "In My City" sounded like the music of The Black Eyed Peas. [11] A different promo aired every week with Chopra wearing jerseys of each of the two teams playing that week. It's the things, that's on my mind [21] In the United States the single was unsuccessful, with 5,000 digital downloads in its first week on iTunes according to Nielsen SoundScan, and did not receive radio play. The impeccable notes and pitch makes one wonder if it's really Priyanka." If you keep them niggas away, you live to see another day When I be sliding by, in my city (in my city) Chopra mingled with the crowd as she MCed and DJed, followed by playing her single. If I can't fuck it, I'mma still be breaking down zones He added that the song had a high tempo and pitch, making it more like a track by The Black Eyed Peas. After done-datta, searching for my throne I reign someday [7] Chopra refuted the claims that her voice was digitally modulated, and said she has a high range in her voice, and that she always had an accent while speaking English. [7] Perdy Mohindru from The Times of India described the lyrics as simple and beautiful, and complemented Chopra's accent and voice. Y'all niggas might fuck around, and jack your dog It's the things, that's on my mind City University London, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB, United Kingdom | +44 (0)20 7040 5060. The scene is abandoned, when the first shot is fired and landed Upcoming Lyrics. The things, that's on my mind Thank you so much for the support and appreciation. When I be sliding by, in my city (in my city) I'm in hella-fied zone, trying to get my rhyme on [Verse 2: Lil Boss Hogg] When I be sliding by, in my city (in my city) Know the city where you live and learn in English the names of the most important buildings and what happens in them. 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