These niggas shouldn't let me in

from Jay Z (Ft. Travis Scott) – Crown Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Not only has he taken over pretty much the world in music, fashion, electronics, and whatever else he touches or invests in, he is about to take over sports… and he is saying y'all shouldn’t of have let him…

Could also be a reference to the fact that he was once not admitted to the Kentucky Wildcats locker room. On another occasion the Nets were fined $50K for Jay-Z’s illegal contact with Wildcat players. So therefore, these niggas shouldn’t let me in, going along with the next line, I ball so hard on ESPN, in reference to the Brooklyn Nets.

Also, this may be a reference to “Hold Me Back” by Rick Ross, which uses a similar rhythm and hook.

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