Distinct diamond-flooded Sphinx shines on my links

from Nas – Deja Vu Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

He has a very specific taste for jewelry: A sphinx shaped diamond piece on chains (links).

Nas has a history with the sphinx and Egyptian culture in general. This was the cover for his third album:

To help improve the meaning of these lyrics, visit “Deja Vu” by Nas Lyrics and leave a comment on the lyrics box