Understandable smooth shit that murderers move with

from Nas – The World Is Yours Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

This line speaks to Nas being in tune with the criminals in his neighborhood. Illmatic attempted to bring the ghetto into the public’s eye, so Nas ended up obtaining new fans from the hood instead of ostracizing them. Because of this, the album became popular amongst gang-bangers who would bump his relatable lyrics rapped over jazzy beats while committing crimes.

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