Sean Paul “Says” Banana

14 Dec


“Can’t tan pon it long…..naw eat no yam…no steam fish….nor no green banana/But down in Jamaica we give it to you hot like a sauna…”

– Sean Paul, Temperature

Pretty sure this brilliant line by Mr. Paul makes him the first rap artist ever to use banana in a commercially successful song.  Are we to take this as a sexual reference? Or, maybe he just likes fruit.  Either way, we have no idea what he’s talking about.

10 brownie points for anyone who can even come close to translating this line.  You’d have to make the conversion from Sean Paul gibberish to incomprehensible english to rap lingo to proper english.  Good.  Fucking.  Luck.


One Response to “Sean Paul “Says” Banana”


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