But what am I supposed to do when the topic is red or blue
And you understand that I ain't, but know I'm accustomed to

from Kendrick Lamar (Ft. Pharrell Williams) – Good Kid Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

In Compton the gang rivalry between Blood’s (red) and Crips (blue) is still going on. Kendrick never joined either gang, but he is well acquainted with the life and code. He’s always hassled about what colors he claimed by the gang members as he walked the streets.

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