(Not) God's Son across the belly

from Nas – Ether Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Nas has a tattoo that says “God’s Son” on his belly (to remind himself that he is the son of God), which is also the title of his sixth full-length (the one he released after Stillmatic, the album featuring this track).

The funny thing is: Jesus was going to get the same tattoo! But then his apostle homies reminded him that he wouldn’t be allowed to be buried in a Jewish cemetery, so…

BONUS: RARE PIC of the “God’s Son” tattoo!

As described in this explanation as well, Nas uses the word ‘belly’ as a reference to a film entitled Belly in which Nas plays one of the main characters called Sincere.

Does Nas' intend for his tattoo to refer to himself as “THEE” son of GOD, or rather “A” son of GOD?(following the belief in many religions that all men and woman are the children, SON’S and daughters, of GOD).

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