Me, I did the opposite, made it then I faked it

from J. Cole – Chaining Day Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

J.Cole has never been a flashy person, and he isn’t he has a very simple persona . However, since he has ‘made’ it (i.e. got signed, put an album out), he is pretending to be flashy.

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