That and the shit I used to balance on the scale

from Kanye West (Ft. Charlie Wilson, Curtis Mayfield, Jay Z, Kid Cudi & Pete Rock) – The Joy Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

In addition to his sweet shoes, Jay would often use a balanced scale to weigh out the drugs he sold. Jay regularly discusses his past as a drug dealer.

When combined with the previous phrase, Jay-Z also thanks his Bally’s for being a great place to hide hisstash. Cops pat you down, but rarely ask you to empty out your shoes, making that a great place to stash drugs in.

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