The Players: Michael Jordan and Allen Iverson
The Reference: "And that's around the time that your idols become your rivals/You make friends with Mike but gotta A.I. him for your survival," from "Thank Me Now"
Why It Was Great: Drake worked not one but two NBA players into this line. And he did so with a purpose as this line helped solidify where Drake was at in his career on his first album. He was becoming a star and had to prove it. He used NBA players to help get that point across.
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