As a child of late 80s and 90s hip-hop this is the ultimate day starter. Circa 97, I basically played this every morning before I headed for work. "Royalty" is one of the more positive example of rap's medicinal qualities. At its core its a music of (male) striving and overcoming:
Major effect to your sector, I'm the correctorLive and direct, holding my mic like a scepter.Supreme exalted, universal leader.Descendant of the kings and queens, the overseer..Again--Gang Starr has done it.Remember too much jewels back in the days, you had to run it.