I'm the William Wallace of this shit
William Wallace is a real person who is portrayed in the film Braveheart, Wallace was the main character who led his army to victory. So Nas runs Queensbridge and thinks he will bring it back to glory just like Wallace did for his people.
The Bravehearts are also a rap group Nas has worked with, and features his brother Jungle.
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