Yes I did, yes I did
Somebody please tell em who the eff I is

from Nicki Minaj – Super Bass Lyrics on Rap Genius


When a rapper wants someone to ‘tell them who i am/is’, it’s for a few reasons:

1) They are tired of telling people their name
2) They are so well known that other people can fill you in

This line also has the force of ‘Don’t you know who I am?’, where Nicki challenges the way she is being treated, and/or suggests that her reputation precedes her.

“Tell em who the eff I is” could be a reference to the much used phrase “Who do you think you are?” which is often used negatively.

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