I first recognized this song because they sampled numa numa, the song made popular by this guy (I dare you to watch without smiling). This is a song about making your life better and escaping from the things that hold you back no matter what the pain you have to go through might be.
Live your life…
It’s worth noting the artistry of the video, showing himself as a young hustler trying to make a name for himself, then having to go through the pain of getting out later, as he (himself) walks in to make a deal with the gang boss, showing the cycle repeating itself. Nice work.
And, just because… here’s Numa Numa guy: