prod. by Kanye West, before he became an ass and still produced quality beats. Why did he have to change?
Also, this reminds me of Marc Ecko's Getting Up - Talib voicing the main character and the Nina Simone sample used in a cutscene.
Feeling my highs, and my lows / In my soul, and my goals / Just to stop smokin, and stop drinkin'/ And I've been thinkin - I've got my reasons / Just to get by, just to get by / Just to get by, just to get by.