I got the spirit, I require no wings
This line is insane. Plays on the holy trinity: The Ghost or Holy Spirit. Since Lupe has the spirit as if he had God hostage he perform endless amounts things
He dosn’t need wings to be an angel. It can also mean that since he has the spirit that he is beyond fly. Usually whenever rappers refer to being fly they talk about wings
But he has none — and is truly fly because he has the spirit/Spirit within him..
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