Yo, they call me Nas, I'm not your legal type of fella
Moet drinking, marijuana smoking street dweller
This opening line is one of the best uses of understatement in rap history.
At the time this was recorded (not written — this was all improvised) Nasir Jones was only 20 and underage for drinking even the fanciest champagne
Also, this was back in the days when marijuana was still illegal everywhere
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