Thrift shop, pimp strut walking
Little bit of humble, little bit of cautious
Whilst he acts slightly obnoxiously in the videos for songs like Thrift Shop, Mac is always conscious to stay humble and cautious when approaching the very self-centred world of ‘Swag’.
He pronounces cautious to sound like Cassius, as in Cassius Clay. So, Macklemore is a mix between humble and cocky/flamboyant like Muhammad Ali. Makes more sense sandwiched with the Rocky reference in the next line.
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