And he is also referring to marijuana as the herb, saying it is more important than just shampoo.
There are a lot of names for Jay, but he is the only one on that level.
The marketing plan following Enter The Wu-Tang was for Method Man to become the biggest individual star in the group when they all signed solo deals with different labels. So he got the biggest piece of the pie, or ate the most.
The “maybe true” refers to how gym class was supposed to be the only class he could pass, but this incident ruined even that from happening.
Also denying the rumors that he was Illuminati or sold his soul, which he has already tried to do. If he made “Jesus Walks” before these rumors even started, then that means he didn’t just make it to disprove the Illuminati theories about him.
Speak of the devil is when someone shows up right as you mention them, like how ODB introduced Ghostface. But as a member of the Five-Percent Nation, “god” is the term used to greet members, so it is a play on that phrase.
He is also saying that most people keep a girl for the night, then pay for her cab fare to get home in the morning, but he just kicks her out of his house.
The weight of the fame and problem and weight of the world are very similar, so I don’t think it would be a triple off of that. I do think the “wait” is possible, so it could be a triple in that right.
Specifically, he blames his mom’s drug habit on his addiction.
Refers to his statement that it is necessary to understand melodies to use AutoTune correctly, or you shouldn’t at all.
“T-Pain, he does great melodies. If you listen to Kanye, great melodies. If you listen to [West’s] ‘Say You Will’ or ‘Heartless,’ great melodies. [Lil Wayne and T-Pain’s] ‘Lollipop’ was a fantastic melody. Everybody can’t do it. Let them guys do it. They got their little niche, let’s move on.”
However, Jay’s raps don’t even have melody it’s all raw, so no melodies need to be understood. This is one of the reasons he won’t use it.