Chasing The Bag

What does Chasing The Bag mean?

Pursuing your objectives

When someone is ‘Chasing the Bag’, they are working tirelessly to achieve success. The ‘bag’ often symbolizes a massive amount of money, but it can also represent any goal or achievement that requires hard work and dedication.

These expressions, ‘chase the bag’ and ‘fumble the bag,’ have been in use for some time. However, they gained popularity due to various hip-hop songs in the late 2010s and early 2020s.

Nowadays, you’ll find many social media users referring to their hard work and determination towards their goals as ‘chasing the bag.’ On the flip side, if they lose a significant amount of money or fail to achieve their goal, they might say they ‘fumbled the bag.’

Example for using ‘Chasing The Bag’ in a conversation

Hey, what are you up to these days? πŸ€”

I’m just chasing the bag, man! Working hard to achieve my goals. πŸ’ΌπŸ’ͺ

That’s awesome! What are you aiming for? 🎯

I’m grinding toward success in my own business. Gotta secure that bag of Benjamins! πŸ’°πŸ˜Ž