This nigga named Pop Gates came to my school with a camera
I freestyled on his DVD for a minute then after
It hit the streets,

from Kendrick Lamar – Last Real Nigga Alive Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Pop Gates was famous for his DVD’s. The DVD Kendrick is talking about is The West is One: Volume 1 Compton Edition. With Snoop Dogg notably on it. Pop Gates later died in Sep of 2012 and Kendrick took to twitter to pay respect.

http://twitter.com/kendricklamar/status/244966186356449280

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