Ryan Leslie gives us a preview of his new song "Swiss Francs." The video is on the way. Check out what R. Les had to say about this clip below.
By popular demand from the Harlem Jets video, here is a sequence of b-roll footage from the 'Les Is More' documentary cut to an audio preview of "Swiss Francs". Leaving the Harlem Jets speaking engagement to pick up a deposit for a live appearance and eventually meet up with Fabolous (@myfabolouslife) to listen to the final "Beautiful Lie" remix. Cameo by Tank (@TheRealTank).
This does NOT contain any footage from the official "Swiss Francs" music video, which was filmed in black and white and shot on location between the Wall Street area of New York and Zurich, Switzerland.
VERSE 1 When I was young, I had a dream of being President Went to Harvard - the best money I ever spent Graduated young - now they're saying I'm a mogul People ask me what my address is I tell them: Global
New headquarters: down Wall Street Went from being broke in Harlem, now we all eat Twin Benz trucks - call that double parked Plus every record I make is a f*ckin' work of art
I'm gettin' more money since I went independent And they never seen me coming - had my windows tinted The crown prince: pride of my community And when I fly I want diplomatic immunity
My passport is stamped out - I need some pages When I die they gon' act out my life on movie stages Got a hired gun - motto is "Protect the Chief" Keep these haters from scheming on this Patek Philippe
HOOK Bills foreign, Swiss Francs Before I die I want my money in a Swiss Bank I can see right through these haters - fish tanks Plus they staring at my watch
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