I knew the cats knew I was down so I fell back
Hit the ground, landed on my feet vertical, fell back too, so you can (lose)

from Slaughterhouse – Get Up Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

When people thought Royces career was going to come crashing down, he actually fell like a cat and landed on his feet, better than ever.

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