I do this for my culture, penny, nickels in the sofa
He’s doing this for his niggas back home still looking for money in the sofa. Something we’ve all been through. Even the president needs a couple extra quarters.
This line could be a play off of Jay Z’s “Izzo (H.O.V.A)” from his classic album The Blueprint:
I do this for my culture,
To let them know what a nigga looks like when a nigga in a Roadster
In this song, not only does A$AP paint a story of rags to riches but he also pays tribute to those he grew up listening to, such as Eazy E, Bone Thugs, Wu Tang Clan, Puffy & Junior MAFIA, etc.
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