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Riff: will.i.am – “Geekin’”

Apr 23, 2013

I make Google money, that’s a lot of clicks/So tell me who the dummy and who the genie is?

from Geekin' lyrics by will.i.am

This Middle Eastern-tinged hip-hop number may offer some respite from the constant barrage of EDM but it’s still utterly heinous. Indeed, will may think he’s standing up for all the geeks-turned-millionaires who were bullied at school but his celebration of wealth is crass in the extreme; [LISTEN].

Riff by Jon O'Brien

Jon O'Brien is a UK-based staff writer for SONGLYRICS. He holds a journalism degree from the University of Central Lancashire and has written thousands of biographies and reviews for Allmusic.com, among several other pieces for established music publications.

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