Voice of the young people
Mouthpiece for hustlers - I'm back, motherfuckers
Jay-Z comes from the Marcy Projects so he knows the problems that the youth in the projects face daily, and he is speaking and bringing light to the reality that is the projects.
Jay-Z also sold drugs for a period of his life and his music is supposed to be representation of the feelings and thoughts of others who have had to do the same.
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