[Verse 3: Scarface]

from Jay Z (Ft. Beanie Sigel & Scarface) – This Can't Be Life Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

In this verse, Scarface tells of hearing his friend’s son just died. So Scarface goes into the studio to record this verse about how sad he is for his friend

In Jay-Z’s book “Decoded”, Jay explains that Scarface was actually in the recording studio when he got the news. Supposedly he spit the verse minutes after

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