What if freeway rick never was a kingpin
On this L.A. strip, would these rap n*ggas use his name

from Kendrick Lamar (Ft. Jay Rock & Punch) – Imagine Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Freeway Rick was a notorious drug kingpin who is serving life. He is popular in rap culture. This is a more direct reference to the fact that Rick Ross used Freeway Rick’s name. So, would Rick Rock use Freeway’s name if Freeway was never a drug kingpin and had been so famous?

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