He was the type of guy who rooted for the bad guys in the movies
An allusion to a line by the character Henry Hill in the film Goodfellas. To wit, “Jimmy was the kind of guy who rooted for the bad guys in the movies.” The line is in reference to another gangster in the film, Jimmy Burke.
Nas also references this Goodfellas line in his song “One Time 4 Your Mind,” in which he raps “And watch a flick, illin' and root for the villain.”
Nas confirms this on One Time 4 Your Mind
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