I played chicken with a Mack truck, y'all muthafuckas woulda been moved

from Kanye West (Ft. Jay Z) – HAM Lyrics on Rap Genius


Chicken a is game where two drivers get in a car and go full speed straight towards each other. The first person to ‘chicken’ out is the person who moves on out of the impending collision.

Jay-Z has the courage to not move, plus he used to “move weight” (sell drugs)

He also suggests that his past experiences have the power to emotionally “move” others

Trivia: playing chicken in NY is running across the street when a truck is coming and not getting hit.

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