n*gga dats Rick Ross in both videos, u n*ggaz aint just dumb u blind too, I believe ya n*ggaz deaf too ol stupid a.ss n*ggaz don't even hear the music right. Like my n*gga Jadakiss say "I hate n*ggaz" and I'm talkin bout white folks too, the ignorant in general.
Jay said he didn't mind getting into a bidding war with other companies to sign Ross, a longtime staple in Miami's underground scene. Hov has had his eye on him for quite a while, and the timing was perfect.
"[Memphis] Bleek actually told me about him first," Jay recalled. "Bleek went down to Miami, and he told me that dude was nice. [Ross] fell off the radar for a while, then he popped back up with this record 'Hustlin'.' He had this record poppin' in Miami, and I was like, 'Oh, that's the kid!' "