See Chris Martin in the credits
They be thankin it's the nigga from Coldplay

from Focus... (Ft. Phonte, Royce Da 5'9" & Stat Quo) – Homage to Premier Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Chris Martin is the lead singer of the British alternative rock band Coldplay.

DJ Premier’s real name is Christopher Martin, he’s often credited as Chris Martin on songs.

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