Hov got flow though he's no Big and Pac, but he's close
How I'm 'posed to win, they got me fightin' ghosts
Jay feels that the only rappers in his league are the deceased icons Pac and Biggie. How is he supposed to ever be considered the best when he’s competing against the dead?
Jay has controversially compared himself to Biggie before. On 2001’s “Hola Hovito”, he rapped, “If I ain’t better than Big, I’m the closest one”
Perhaps the “ghosts” line is also a pun on “Pac”–man:
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