We run things, things don’t run we
Don’t take nothing from nobody
It is a Jamaican term, surfacing in many media and forms.
“Third World Cop,” a Jamaican film from 2000, whose central character, Capone, boasts the motto “we run things, things don’t run we”
It is also a classic Dancehall Reggae saying. It was popularized by the HipHop group Da Bush Babees song We Run Things
In Mother Russia…never mind. As stated above, Miley and friends are the ones running the scene, not the Man.
By “don’t take nothing from nobody”, it’s not about stealing. Instead, it’s another way of saying “haters gonna hate, so don’t listen to them, you hear me?”
This is a classic Dancehall Reggae saying. It was popularized by the HipHop group Da Bush Babees song “We Run Things”.
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