Versace plates got the Basquiat

from Jay Z (Ft. Beyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Nas & Swizz Beatz) – BBC Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

He’s got Basquiat bitches

(this is actually a painting of, rather than by, Basquiat on a Benz hood sold by Swizz Beatz to Jay-Z for charity)

as well as the Versace plates

It’s clear that the Italian fashion label is still held in high regard by Jay-Z. He even attended a few of the design house’s fashion shows, and has rubbed elbows with head of house Donatella Versace, the sister of late founder Gianni Versace. The Basquiat collab he mentions? Jay copped a painting from Gianni Versace’s personal art collection

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