I said you need 3 man I don't need 2
He can take on anyone by himself, whereas the opposition needs backup.
Wretch 32 is suggesting that he could be hitting big things in the charts soon. The song also includes 3 people; Devlin, Ed and Himself. Perhaps suggesting that Wretch doesn’t need anyone else on his album or doing remixes of his tracks?
Also a play on his name “Wretch 32” (read as three-two not thirty two)
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