3. "My pops knew exactly what he did when he made me/Tried to get a nut and he got a nut and what"
Song: "Can't Knock The Hustle" (1996)
Album: Reasonable Doubt
First Meaning: His dad wasn't interested in having kids when he and Jay's mom were together.
Second Meaning: He ended up with a nut. Like, he fathered a crazy, wild child.
Complex Says: At this point in his life, Jay-Z very obviously did not think too much of his pops.
Is It A Double Entendre? English Professor Adam Bradley: "This is a straightforward nut/nut pun."