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23 Songs You Were Grinding To In The Early '00s

~baby grind on me~

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1. "Remix (Ignition)" by R. Kelly

Lyric that went over your head: "I'm about to take my key, and stick it in the ignition"

Your biggest takeaway: Not even R.Kelly can make "beep beep" and "toot toot" sound sexy.

2. "Freek-A-Leek" by Petey Pablo

Lyric that went over your head: "Keep her pumping that get crunk fluid"

Your biggest takeaway: "How you like it daddy?" is something no one should ever say aloud.

3. "Milkshake" by Kelis

Lyric that went over your head: "My milkshake brings all the boys to the yard"

Your biggest takeaway: Milkshakes come in more flavors than you thought.

4. "Lean Back" by Terror Squad

Lyric that went over your head: "So never mind how we got in here with burners and hoodies"

Your biggest takeaway: That gangstas don't dance — they boogie.

5. "Nolia Clap" by Juvenile

Lyric that went over your head: "Nolia clap" LOOK IT UP.

Your biggest takeaway: It is possible to incorporate clapping into dancing without looking completely idiotic.

6. "Goodies" by Ciara feat. Petey Pablo

Lyric that went over your head: "You still won't have a pinup in a fabulous room / On her back, picking out baskets of fruit"

Your biggest takeaway: Your goodies are precious and should be kept in a jar.

7. "Tipsy" by J-Kwon

Lyric that went over your head: "But instead of one life hat, I need two"

Your biggest takeaway: J-Kwon probably isn't the best person to tell you about teen drinking.

8. "Hot in Herre" by Nelly

Lyric that went over your head: "Say she got a thing about cuttin' in restrooms"

Your biggest takeaway: There are alternatives to taking your clothes off if you feel hot.

9. "Fantasy" by Ludacris feat. Shawnna

Lyric that went over your head: "School teacher, let me get my brains"

Your biggest takeaway: Ludacris is a kinky dude.

10. "In Da Club" by 50 Cent

Lyric that went over your head: "Look, mami, I got the X if you into taking drugs"

Your biggest takeaway: Always party like it's your birthday, even when it's not.

11. "Headsprung" by LL Cool J

Lyric that went over your head: "Got the girls looking raw in the front"

Your biggest takeaway: LL Cool J has way too many nicknames.

12. "Yeah" by Usher

Lyric that went over your head: "I was up in the club with my homies, tryin' to get a lil V-I"

Your biggest takeaway: The way you say "YEAH", "OKAY", and "WHAT" can make or break your career.

13. "Drop It Like It's Hot" by Snoop Dogg feat. Pharrell

Lyric that went over your head:"I cut so much, you thought I was a DJ"

Your biggest takeaway: How to accurately spell Snoop Dogg.

14. "Get Ur Freak On" by Missy Elliot

Lyric that went over your head: "Kore kara minna de mechakucha odotte Sawago sawago!"

Your biggest takeaway: A bunch of new moves to break out at the next school dance.

15. "Get Low" by Lil Jon

Lyric that went over your head: "Til all skeet skeet mothafuckers, all skeet skeet got down!"

Your biggest takeaway: Being aware of where the windows and the walls are located.

16. "Holidae In" by Chingy feat. Ludacris and Snoop Dogg

Lyric that went over your head: "I'm already blowed, hit third I'mma be be blowed some mo'"

Your biggest takeaway: Hotel parties sound classy but really aren't.

17. "Stand Up" by Ludacris feat. Shawnna

Lyric that went over your head: "I'm young, wild, and strapped like Chi-Ali"

Your biggest takeaway: Your time and your clothes have to coordinate.

18. "P.I.M.P" by 50 Cent feat. G-Unit and Snoop Dogg

Lyric that went over your head: "Bitch, hit that track, catch a date, and come and pay the kid"

Your biggest takeaway: You don't need to have a perm or a Cadillac to be a pimp.

19. "Go DJ" by Lil Wayne

Lyric that went over your head: "I came from under the tummy busting a tommy"

Your biggest takeaway: You can say "Go DJ," but you'll probably be the only one.

20. "Ugly" by Bubba Sparxxx

Lyric that went over your head: "I'm glad I got you wet I know you had a long drought"

Your biggest takeaway: That "grumpy" is a term used to describe shit. K.

21. "Culo" by Pitbull feat. Lil Jon

Lyric that went over your head: The entire chorus, unless you're a Spanish speaker.

Your biggest takeaway: Some new words to use in Spanish class.

22. "Magic Stick" by Lil Kim feat. 50 Cent

Lyric that went over your head: "Cause my head game have you head over heels"

Your biggest takeaway: There are other kinds of "magic" than the kind seen in Harry Potter.

23. "Salt Shaker" by Ying Yang Twins

Lyric that went over your head: "Skeet so much they call her Billy Ocean"

Your biggest takeaway: Ying Yang Twins must go through a lot of salt.