Got an iTunes check, shit man I'm paying rent
About damn time that I got out of my basement

from Macklemore and Ryan Lewis (Ft. Macklemore) – Ten Thousand Hours Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Macklemore has finally made it. After years of fighting addiction and not having a record deal, therefore no $, now he is finally doing it (making his first full length CD) Also a reference back to “Otherside”: “It’s not dope to be 25 and move back to your parents' basement”

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