Pac was like Jesus, Nas wrote the Bible

from J. Cole – Let Nas Down Lyrics on Rap Genius


Although 2Pac is revered as a legend and the face of rap, Nas is actually the one who wrote the foundation of hip-hop. Nas' 1994 album, Illmatic is often referred to as the Bible of Rap, and many rappers credit Nas' flow-structures and lyrical storytelling as a blueprint for how to make classic hip-hop music

Cole also used a very similar line in his song “I Got It.”

In the Christian religion, Jesus is the Son of God. Whether Cole is religious or not, he is indeed very intelligent, allowing us to assume that by saying Pac is Jesus and Nas wrote the bible. Pac was like Jesus may also be referring the cover of Makavelli, which shows Pac being crucified much like Jesus. May it also be known that 2Pac was born in New York, which one can say is Mary since 2Pac (Jesus), came from there. Biggie must be the Holy Spirit seeing that is in never mentioned, but is there, as if he was a ghost.

Look at the name and cover of the album. Biggie’s crown is used on the cover and the two words “born sinner” are two of the most famous words in any Biggie song of all time. Also, the presence of Biggie samples throughout the album support this idea.

How is a rapper gonna drop Tupac and Nas in a song like this but leave out Biggie? Definitely think Cole is intending Biggie to be in there just without saying his name, which if true, is unbelievable writing. He also said that he was more of a 2pac fan when he was younger in “Villuminati”.

Pac had a nigga saying fuck Jigga, fuck Biggie
I was only like eleven so forgive me

Also Nas' “bible” itself could actually be referring to his Book Of Rhymes.

The Bible existed before and after Jesus, just like Nas was in the rap game before and after Pac.

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