Nipsey Hussle raps at the beginning of the third verse:This ain't entertainment, it's for niggas in the slave ship
These songs is the spirituals I swam against them waves with
He told NPR
: "I meant that in my spirit, and I never was able to articulate it. I got major support for this album — we spent millions on marketing — and that line is on it. As somebody that looked at our position in America and had an opinion about it, I feel like I did my job by being able to get that line off. And that means everything to me. I was really proud that it came out like that 'cause I ain't write none of these lyrics; I just went in the booth. So it was in my gut and it was in my spirit to say that. That's a really important line to me."