Happy Birthday, Big: 10 Of Our Favorite Stories From Hip-Hop Songs
“Poor Georgie” by MC Lyte
In “Poor Georgie,” MC Lyte tells the tale of George, an older man with whom she enters a situationship. Despite the fact that George is seeing other women, the two seem to have an understanding. Unfortunately, George’s drinking gets the best of him and he dies tragically in a drunk driving accident after he is diagnosed with colon and lung cancer.