We in the building, you niggas in apartments
But Weezy, apartments are buildings…
For real, though, “in the building” is a phrase that has been transformed from “in the house”. Houses are definitely different from apartments in terms of space. Of course, Wayne’s wordplay here equates his success with the lack of achievement of his opponents.
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