“Situation Critical” is a song by Memphis legend Playa Fly.
Gucci, Versace, and Louis Vuitton were all three designers, although they are dead now.
This was released in 2010, the same year Lil B signed with Amalgam Digital.
Nas’s lyrics are deeper and more metaphorical than any other rappers, therefore he “outshines” them, much like a diamond would.
Also carrying on with the previous line about Buddha, Diamond Way is a group within the Karma Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism.
Buddha taught his lessons, such as enlightenment in steps. Buddhist monks often wear yellow robes. It’s also likely Nas that is saying smoking “buddha” or marijuana helps him to be more relaxed or enlightened.
Cackalack means Carolina.
He’s saying his rhymes are so good, they’re poetic (hence the “written in Pac’s blood”). He mentions poets Bukowski, Hughes, and Kipling whom have all written hundreds of poems each.
I like the Volcano vape in the background.