It's the real deal, Holyfield, holy shit, holy grail
He’s the real deal and miles ahead of the competition. However this also plays into another Jay Z reference like found in the previous line, Jay Z has a solo album titled Magna Carta Holy Grail which was released on July 8th, 2013.
“Real deal, Holyfield” is also a reference to the nickname of the boxer Evander Holyfield, which is “The Real Deal.” Also he plays on repetition of “holy”
To be the “real deal,” means you’re serious.
When someone says “holy shit” it means they are surprised, most likely a reference to his lyricism.
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