They caught up in the shine
The tokens of success is not clearly defined
People want to become famous rappers for the wrong reasons, they’re not looking to spread a positive message they just want the money and recognition.
Note how tokens is used as an adjective, implying success should just be something that doesn’t necessarily matter — that it just comes from being a good emcee.
However when the limelight ends up shining on success, it creates an actual token — a representation of being a good rapper. Which is incorrect, hence not clearly defined
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