Foxy got you hot, cause you kept your face in her puss

from Nas – Ether Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Jay-Z’s first big single was “Ain’t No Nigga” off of Reasonable Doubt. The song featured Foxy Brown, who Jay-Z was involved with at the time. Accusing a man of having to perform oral sex on a woman in order to get her to perform on his songs is a pretty damning charge in rap…sometimes

Right away it’s the fit, wanna taste the shit
Put me on a bass, and throw your face in it, fucker

Both Foxy Brown and Jay-Z deny the claim of ever being involved with one another. Even though Foxy admitted it on “Let Em Know”.

http://www.hiphopdx.com/index/news/id.25070/title.foxy-brown-was-shocked-to-hear-her-name-on-jay-z-s-picasso-baby-


It also accuses Jay of hopping around from famous friend to famous friend trying to leech off their success. At the time Foxy was selling, same with Mary J Blige and Biggie Smalls was perhaps the most commercially successful rapper at the time not named Tupac. Jay used them to sell more, something Nas would expand further on in the verse and later on the track “Got Ur Self A Gun:

My first album had no famous guest appearances
The outcome: I’m crowned the best lyricist

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