Lowkey isn’t a criminal. Him knowing how many rappers sold drugs once, but him saying he never did that. He’s a poet
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He’s an intelligent type
Him saying that stop being negative and give him a try. Listening with your heart means to lyrics to what he’s saying clearly.
Him saying that there is more to rapping than “bitches & hoes”, and he is an example of good rap
Cockney is a type of UK rhyming scheme. Lowkey doesn’t do that even though he is from London
Since Lowkey not the typical rapper type, he saying not to judge based on this.
He was just starting back then and since he was in, Kano saying he wont get lazy when the money comes in.
Clever saying that he’s never satified but when he is, it is never ending. Meaning there may always be something for him to improve on.
He’s in the studios all day and night writing and trying to get better.
Kano made a few less “grime-type” songs so his Hood think he kinda selling out, but he saying he’s still into grime
Drake’s shoutout to Mac Dre is also because Dre used the term “you only live once” on his song “All I Want to do”.
So he’s basically paying homage in a way.