This was Jesus debut out the penitentiary
Fifteen years, but it seem like a century
See, he went in the pen for some other murder drama

from The Coup – Me and Jesus the Pimp in a '79 Granada Last Night Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Jesus had just gotten out of prison after 15 years, though it sure seemed like forever. He didn’t go to jail for what he did to Momma though. It was for like some other murder or something

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