Follow the leader is a title/theme/task
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from Rakim – Follow The Leader Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Rakim explains the Follow the Leader isn’t just the name of the song, it’s the theme (follow Rakim on a lyrical journey through time and space) and a task (see if you can follow what Ra is saying and decipher the lyrics as he flows fast).

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