They play Big and get you open like a sandal back
Hotter than candle wax, hustlin' you can't relax

from Yasiin Bey – Brooklyn Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

When they play Biggie in Brooklyn, people go crazy. They “open” up like a sandal and get “hot” like wax.

This part of the song is also over the Biggie track Who Shot Ya? instrumental.

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