I guess a hit doesn't add up to a career for you niggas

from Drake – Thank Me Now Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Many of Drake’s contemporaries have had one or two hit songs only to fade into oblivion without any real success. Drake believes he will be different

Alternatively, Drake might be saying that though he’s had a hit song or two, he still isn’t respected as an artist because he hasn’t proved that he can make a great album or have a successful career as a rapper

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