Mavins “Won damo” song review, lyrics breakdown, and meaning

“Won Damo” song details

Artist name: Mavins
Stage name:  Don Jazzy record label signees
Artist Featured: Rema, Crayon, Ayra Starr, Ladipoe, Magixx, Bayanni, Johny Drille, and Boy Spyce
Year of release: 2022
Video duration: 4 minutes and 9 seconds
Video link: Feel free to scroll down
No of verses: 3
No of choruses: 3
No of pre-choruses: 2
Language: Pidgin, Yoruba, Standard English
Video Location: Nigeria
Other details:

Breakdown of each verse and meaning

Verse 1 (Rema): “Wake up in the morning, Hallelujah. Chasing the money. Chasing the bag. No looking back. Me and my gang…”         

In verse 1, Rema sings about his focus and steadiness in his work to make more money. He also brags about his wealth. According to him, he’s rich enough to acquire any luxurious thing he desires for himself, and live his life to the fullest with his hard-earned money.

Pre-chorus (All): “Won damo (They recognized him/her.) Atin lo (We are going far.)”

In the pre-chorus, the artists sing about their affluence, influence, and how far they have come.

Chorus (All): “Oluwa egba mi (God, save me.)Koma wole (It should keep coming in.) Kope wole (Thanksgiving should keep coming in.)”

In the chorus, the artists pray to God not to make them experience downfall, but he should keep putting them at the top.

Verse 2: So what you gonna do (Mogaraku). All of my guys are ballers. All my ladies too (my ladies)”

In verse 2, the artists sing about their flamboyant enjoyment and brag about their wealth and luxurious acquisition. According to them, they make everywhere lively.

Verse 3 (Ladipoe and Ayra Starr): “They underrated me. That ting they say to me. Rap no sell till dem start to pay money (Rap wasn’t selling till they started paying money.)” ….Step inna the room and the energy wey me carry enter, olewu (The enrgy I brought into this club is massive.)”

In verse 3, Ladipoe sings about how they are now well-appreciated in the industry and sought after. He hopes this doesn’t get to his head. Ayra Starr on her part sings about her massive energy and how far she has come. She also thanks God for His constant direction.

 “Won Damo” Mavins meaning: What is the song “Won Damo” about?

“Won damo” means a person that is recognized, more like a famous person. It is a Yoruba word in Nigeria. In the song “Won Damo,” by Mavin all-star, the artists sing about how far they have gone and their recognition worldwide. They are wealthy. They can live a good life and acquire any luxurious thing they desire in life. They attribute their skills, achievement, and recognition to God. They pray to God to keep sustaining them and never let them experience a downfall.

Mavins “Won damo” Lyrics

Intro                 

Vibes

Vibes

Mavin

Verse 1 (Rema)

Wake up in the morning, Hallelujah

Chasing the money

Chasing the bag

No looking back

Me and my gang     

Steady fire, we leave no gap

Gucci-Gucci, Louis V

Mix my Monster with Hennessy

My eye don dirty I no fit see (I am intoxicated; I can’t see.)

The smell of doings, Jah lead me

Baby girl why you crying? (Baby girl, why are you crying?)

Clean your tears with my currency

Bullion van outside the club

Who tell you say we need protection (Who told you that we need protection.)

Hop in my all-black challenger

All roads leading to the dynasty

We know ourselves and they know we

Hmm, they know we

Pre-chorus (All)

Won damo (They recognised him/her.)

Atin lo (We are going far.)

Otilo (He/she has gone far.)

Oti nlo (He/she is going far.)

Owo nlo (Money goes.)

Owo nbo (Money comes/enters.)

Won damo (They recognised him/her.)

The money long ah ah ah

Chorus (All)

Oluwa egba mi (God, save me.)

Koma wole (It should keep coming in.)

Kope wole (Thanksgiving should keep coming in.)

Egba mi (Save me.)

Make my blessings no seize (So that my blessings do not seize.)

Kope wole (Thanksgiving should keep coming in.)

A sha ti de (We have arrived.)

Egba mi (Save me.)

Verse 2

So what you gonna do (Mogaraku)

All of my guys are ballers

All my ladies too (my ladies)

All of my ladies too (ah ah ah)

Pull up to the pool party

Afelo faji tori a o wa leku (We want to go and enjoy life because we can’t die.)

Na me order the Azul (I ordered Azul.)

Pull up in a brand new Beamer (uhn)

Know the money be like river ehn (The money is much like a river.)

Who? Dey no get liver ehn (They are not bold enough.)

Who? Ain’t nobody bigger ehn

Talo be, talo be? Talo fe te? (Who is jumpy? Who wants to be in trouble?)

Tati fa ish, pelu shekpe (We have smoked marijuana and taken Alcohol.)

Yeah we came with the spray and the pepper

Spray and the pepper

You know say we no be regular (You know we are not regular people.)

Na we dey give them the gbedu now (We give them the music now.)

We keep it hot like the summer

We bring all the drama

We burst up their medulla

Ah ah ah

Automatic

When we want to party

Bring like 20 baddies

When we show the place

New designers, we be steady shining

Everything I get omo na God grace (Everything I have is God’s grace.)

Chorus (All)

Oluwa egba mi (God, save me.)

Koma wole (It should keep coming in.)

Kope wole (Thanksgiving should keep coming in.)

Egba mi (Save me.)

Make my blessings no seize (So that my blessings do not seize.)

Kope wole (Thanksgiving should keep coming in.)

A sha ti de (We have arrived.)

Egba mi (Save me.)

Verse 3 (Ladipoe and Ayra Starr)

Ladipoe

They underrated me

That ting they say to me

Rap no sell till dem start to pay money (Rap wasn’t selling till they started paying money.)

Now they come back with a track to play for me

To get me on that need an application fee

This track was made for me

Pastor pray for me

Cause me I no know where this high is taking me (Cause I don’t know where this high is taking me.)

You for like park on the chart no vacancy

We want it all now fvck waiting patiently

Ayra Starr

Step inna the room and the energy wey me carry enter, olewu (The enrgy I brought into this club is massive.)

Sabi never lose you know when I dish am dem go chop am, belleful (An efficient person never loses, once I dih it, everyone would be satisfied.)

Otilo, it’s far gone

Dem no fit to fathom (They can’t fathom.)

Nothing close to random

No dey beg your pardon

Eh eh eh

To the left, to the right, dribble dem like e Messi (To the left, to the right, I dribble like Messi.)

Eh eh eh

All your girls and your boys dem dey crush on my body (Your girls and boys are crushing on my body.)

Eh eh eh

And I move with this God, so victory is certain

Eh eh eh

They got nothing on me

Pre-chorus (All)

Won damo (They recognised him/her.)

Atin lo (We are going far.)

Otilo (He/she has gone far.)

Oti nlo (He/she is going far.)

Owo nlo (Money goes.)

Owo nbo (Money comes/enters.)

Won damo (They recognised him/her.)

The money long ah ah ah

Chorus (All)

Oluwa egba mi (God, save me.)

Koma wole (It should keep coming in.)

Kope wole (Thanksgiving should keep coming in.)

Egba mi (Save me.)

Make my blessings no seize (So that my blessings do not seize.)

Kope wole (Thanksgiving should keep coming in.)

A sha ti de (We have arrived.)

Egba mi (Save me.)

Outro

I’m on the leading side

My people sure me die (My people are so certain.)

Family for life

(Them get my back for life)

And nobody can dim our shine

We win till the end of time

——

Oluwa egbami o (Lord, save me.)

Mavins Won damo Mp3/Watch the video for the song “Won Damo” by Mavins below

https://ogefash.reviews/2022/11/30/alone-burnaboy-verse-meaning-and-lyrics/

https://ogefash.reviews/2022/11/30/tiwasavage-ft-asake-loaded-verse-meaning-and-lyrics/

3 thoughts on “Mavins “Won damo” song review, lyrics breakdown, and meaning”

Here's my view

You cannot copy content of this page

%d bloggers like this: