he’s saying, in the projects, the deprived lifestyle keeps most of the populus ignorant to what to strive for in life, like an education or a high level executive position. Instead they see the Drug Lords pushing the lastest cars, rocking minks and furs, diamonds, herringbones, and other lavish jewelry, and of course pulling all the females. This is what the hood strives for: Big coats, 3 piece foreign suits, draped in jewels and women aka MONEY.
I think it’s “cot” not “cock”. It may be pronounced both ways though
I think he simply wants the guy to kill himself instead of trying to catch up to X’s level
Most likely a shot at Jermaine Dupri who went around in magazines claiming he was the best producer in the industry. His two biggest acts at the time were Kriss Kross and Lil Bow Wow, 3 pre-teen children.
also a reference to Dollaz and Sense where Quik tells a story of how Eiht got caught at a red light in his Camry and got jammed up by some of Quik’s partners.
well Death Row was co-founded by Suge Knight who had massive ties to the East LA Bloods but his main group: Tha Dogg Pound was made up of several Crip affiliates: Snoop, Daz, Kurupt, Nate were all Crips as were their contemporaries such as Tray Dee, Goldie Loc, Soopafly, Lil C-Style, Techneic, and Bad Azz.
actually Quik never had time to reply, Eiht dropped Def Wish IV and a few other disses, but a flurry of gang shootings sparked up from 96-97 and people blamed the Quik/Eiht beef for escalating the violence. By the time he could respond, the “beef” era of the 90’s golden age had died out and he came back with “You'z a Ganxta” as a truce in 98.
They are now attracted to him because of his money and upgraded style.
No, he makes 20 dollars every two weeks. He saved 40 dollars one month and his sister bought him some rock, he slung it around his school and made 80 back.
Thanks to his older sister, he was able to put twenty dollars towards some product and let it sell itself and sit back and collect the wealth.