Told my mama when I make the league I promise you a crib
And I meant it, was ill wit the pill

from J. Cole – I Got It Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

When J. Cole was poor and only dreaming of being in the NBA, he promised his mother he’d buy her a house when he finally made the NBA.

To help improve the meaning of these lyrics, visit “I Got It” by J. Cole Lyrics and leave a comment on the lyrics box