Nas went from food stamps to collecting stamps. Grits to Caviar. Rags to Riches.
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Staying away from the fakes and goons who will do nothing but betray him or try to play him.
Always gotta have some ganja stashed for the road
No way someone of Nas' skill can be from this planetary realm.
Way too many federal goons chasing your paper in tax revenue form.
Clever line. “Cats” is used in a manner similar to “dudes” here but also refering how to the people of today are pussies who fear to face the truth for lack of comfort.
A pussycat has 9 lives but on the 7th life they slid into heaven twice, ending their last two lives. Sending their soul to hell and such.
If you have to see something to believe it then you won’t be ready for Lo’s rhymes which are so unbelievable that they are out of sight relative to the competition and his metaphor.
Hip Hop’s subject matter does not improve without first seeing an improvement in the paradigm through which its constituents gaze through.