And the streets say Jigga can't go back home
You know when I heard that? When I was back home

from Jay Z (Ft. Beanie Sigel) – Streets is Talking Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Many people claim because of Jay’s status now, he can’t go back to Marcy. Jay claims he heard this when he was actually went back to Marcy, proving their statement foolish.

This line is reused 7 years later by Jay’s apprentice, Kanye West, on the song Homecoming.

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