Memphis is where he's from (in Tennessee)

from Beastie Boys – Johnny Ryall Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Memphis, the home of Sun Records, and later Stax records, is often called the birthplace of rock n' roll.

Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins all did their earliest recordings for the Sun Label. That’s both a Muderers' Row and Mount Rushmore of rock n' roll.

Memphis rock n' roll or rockabilly pedigree is no joke.

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