Judges hanging niggas, uncorrect bails for direct sales
My intellect prevails from a hanging cross with nails
Black people are being put on death row unfairly for drug dealing. But Nas is too smart to get nailed — he “prevails”, or triumphs over, a system rigged against him.
“Uncorrect” may seem, well, incorrect — but it is good English, albeit a bit antiquated.
The hanging cross line is very likely a reference to the crucifixion of Christ, and two lines down from here supports this.
I doubt he’s saying he got his abilities from Jesus. Nas was pretty anti-religion in his early career; here is one example
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