And neighbourhoods where you never see a news crew

from Macklemore and Ryan Lewis (Ft. Evan Roman & Macklemore) – A Wake Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Many neighborhoods are so dangerous and impoverished that newscasters don’t even bother to go into these places; cf. Compton in LA, Hell’s Kitchen in NYC, the Chicago Projects, or numerous areas in Detroit

Jay Z also mentioned this song in his classic track “Where I’m From”:

News cameras never come

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