What does Uptown mean?
Manhattan, New York.
Example sentence: “I took the train uptown.”
NYC Boroughs: Brooklyn, the Bronx, Manhattan, Staten Island, Queens
Read: The 5 Boroughs of New York City
Uptown in songs:
“Contemplatin’ war niggas I was cool with before We used to score together uptown coppin’ the raw” – Nas, The Message.
“Keep my hoes on cruise, I’m talkin’ naughty nothings Shorty uptown showin’ off her new things” – Fat Joe, All the Way Up.
“Go Uptown, New York City, bitch Them Spanish girls love me like I’m Aventura” – Drake, The Motto.
“Every Rollie getting bust down Young niggas repping uptown” – A Boogie wit da Hoodie, Not a Regular Person.
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