They wasn't hating him anyway

from Childish Gambino – Centipede Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Referring back to the previous line, usually when people are stank about someone’s success, they do everything in their power to prevent that person from achieving more than they already have. Donald insists that no one (from his home town at least) would hold him back in the first place because most people were happy for him.

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