If I wasn't I must've been Escobar

from Nas – You're Da Man Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Pablo Escobar, a Colombian drug lord who Nas mentions often in his songs. Nas has even made a song named ‘Escobar '97’

After being the first person outside of the Wu-Tang Clan to be featured on one of their songs (Raekwon’s “Verbal Intercourse”) They gave him the nickname Escobar.

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