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Who The Heck is Shorty?

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Boom_70, Jan 7, 2008.

  1. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    And why are they singing about her?

    Every now and then I listen to XM top 20 to get a feel the state of pop music. In the rotation for past month it seems like every other song some one is singing about "Shorty" For example in Low by Flo Rita .

    Can one of you hipsters explain who shorty is?
  2. melock

    melock Well-Known Member

    Usually someone's girl, lady or woman friend. Or a hot chick they'd like to make one of the previous. For example:

    "Hi mom, I'd like to introduce you to my shorty Janine."


    "Damn, shorty! You lookin' fine! Can I get your digits?"
  3. shotglass

    shotglass Guest

    Oh, Shorty.

    Never mind.
  4. GB-Hack

    GB-Hack Active Member

    Um, is the answer Sportschick?
  5. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    Melock - thanks . Now the songs make perfect sense.
  6. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    I used to call a friend of mine shorty. My shins began to hurt soon after that.
  7. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    Low by Flo Rida

    Shawty had them Apple Bottom Jeans [Jeans]
    Boots with the fur [With the fur]
    The whole club was lookin at her
    She hit the flo [She hit the flo]
    Next thing you know
    Shawty got low low low low low low low low

    Them baggy sweat pants
    And the Reeboks with the straps [With the straps]
    She turned around and gave that big booty a smack [Ayy]
    She hit the flo [She hit the flo]
  8. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    Cyclone by Baby Bash:

    Shawty got looks (and)
    Shawty got class
    Shawty got hips (and)
    Shawty got ass
    When she hit the stage
    She drop it down low, like
    Eer reer reer reer reer reer reer reer reer
  9. Frank_Ridgeway

    Frank_Ridgeway Well-Known Member

    Of course there's the North Mississippi All-Stars' CD, "Shake Hands With Shorty." But I believe that means something different.
  10. ArnoldBabar

    ArnoldBabar Active Member

    Where it gets confusing is that kids can be shorties, too.
  11. EStreetJoe

    EStreetJoe Well-Known Member

    I'll assume we're not talking about this..

    Last edited by a moderator: Dec 15, 2014
  12. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    Its very confusing - if you listen to top 20 music someone is singing about shorty every other song.
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