I showed these major labels how to make a man from dirt
And breathe in his nostrils, fill him up with Gospel
Leave him at the mountain top blasting at the Rothschilds
Jay Elect is essentially saying that from his humble beginnings he intends to change the game. Just as God breathed life into Adam, Jay is saying that it is important for recording artists to have a message (Gospel) and infuse that into their tunes, rather than release tracks that are morally suspect.
He is portraying a righteous, justice-seeking man, as ‘blasting at the Rothschilds’ implies. The Rothschild family is a well known and controversial banking and finance house. Jay intends to fight corruption (although, at the time, Jay was having an affair with a Rothschild)
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