Young Bird Parker

from Blu – I Am Jean Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Blu compares calls himself the hip hop version of Jazz Soloist Bird Barker.

Charlie “Bird” Parker is an American Jazz saxophonist and composer. Parker received the name “YardBird” early in his career and eventually shortened it to Bird. Interestingly enough Parker became an icon for the hipster culture that would personify him as an uncompromising artist and intellectual rather than musician.

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