Came in the game, 8 years prior
8 years later, your mans on fire

from Kanye West (Ft. Big Sean, Common, CyHi The Prynce & Pusha T) – GOOD Music BET Cypher Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

The Clipse was formed in 1992 when Pusha T and Malice (his brother) came together, while their first official album was Lord Willin' which was released in 2002. He came in the game eight years ago, and is still here, hotter than ever

Also, note the wordplay with “prior” and the name Pryor. Richard Pryor, one of the best comedians of all time, set himself on fire back in 1980 while freebasing cocaine.

Leading into the next line, in addition to the film The Book of Eli, Denzel Washington also starred in a 2004 film called Man on Fire.

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