I'm as raw as pickin cotton with your bare hands (bare hands)

from Jake One (Ft. Brother Ali & Freeway) – The Truth Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Black Slaves used to pick cotton with their bare hands. This was the first method for picking cotton. Basically that Freeway is so Raw he’s a pioneer inventing the method.

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