Blacks always broke cause we don't know money
Spend it 'fore we get it and could never hold money
Illustrates how black athletes and entertainers tend to blow the millions they made faster than they got it because they grew up in situations where they never had the money to learn the responsibilities.
In more retrospect the black community has this flashy lifestyle, the “buying it before we even cop it” mentality. His good friend Kendrick Lamar states the same thing but in a different way for the entirety of the black race in his song “Vanity Slaves”
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