It’s funny how one verse can fuck up the game. And when Big Sean dropped this leftover track, Kendrick’s verse ruffled more than a few feathers. Whether or not his “I’m Makaveli’s offspring, I’m the king of New York” line was taking out of context, it spawned countless responses and great debates.
From Jermaine Cole to the song’s owner, K.Dot fired a warning shot, prompting his peers to step their game and lyrical bars up. Hell, not even Phil Jackson could tame this black mamba. West Coast.—Big Homie