Cause the first one be so intimidatin'
It be bullyin' and pickin' on it instigatin'
Pointin' out all the second ones limitations

from Lupe Fiasco – Mean & Vicious Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

When someone hears the track, the first verse is so ill that when the second one comes The first one’s bar is hard to reach. Lu personifies the verses, and the first one is cocky and intimidating the second, which is actually what’s happening to THIS song as well

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