No magazine's top ten cause I'm negative one
Most people knowledgeable in the hip hop community know that Joell Ortiz is one of the most under appreciated rappers in the game today. Because of this, he goes largely unrecognized by the general public, and as this line states, hip hop magazines (Vibe, XXL, etc.) In this statement, Joell says he is so good that he’s better than any rapper on any top ten list that the aforementioned magazines.
He is literally second to none, with none meaning zero. So if zero is 1st place than 2nd would be -1. That’s why he can’t be in a magazine’s top ten because being second to none makes him -1.
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