Since my uncles was institutionalized
My intuition has said I was suited for family ties
Since his uncles are in prison, he thought he would just follow suite.
Also, a clever play on words because a tie is worn with a suit.
Family Ties is also a song by Cam'ron which Kendrick could be referring to. Frequently he has said that Cam'ron was an influence on his music. Also, family ties meaning gangs — his Uncles were bloods… he was liklely to be one too.
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