The song is a fun take on Rich Homie Quan's unique dance style, which the Atlanta rapper showcased in his "Flex (Ooh Ooh Ooh)
" video. iLoveMemphis tells the listener that by doing the "Quan," one can gain a great amount of attention especially from young attractive girls.
Memphis explained to Billboard magazine: "A song by Rich Homie Quan called 'Flex' it came out and it was this little dance that he do. And people really like the dance, but they didn't have a song to the dance, so I made a song to the dance called 'Hit the Quan.' I was just having fun, being myself and came up with an idea."
"It was actually a female - a white girl - who gave me the idea to do it, because she put me on to Rich Homie Quan," he added. "So actually, a female is the reason."