Niggas, say it's the dawn but I'm superstitious
Shit is as dark as it's been, nothing is goin' as you predicted
Dawn: Is the moment when the Sun is at its weakest just before it rises. It symbolizes a new start and beginning.
The darkest hour is just before the dawn
Jay is suggesting that people have told him things are going to get better but he is cautious and doesn’t believe them.
In fact he feels though things have only gotten darker and that nothing the people around have predicted have come true.
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