It seems most relevant rap artists have an education in art history. Here a few lyrics for example:
“I got Warhols on my hall’s wall
I got Basquiats in the lobby of my spot”
“Bitch gon’ bang
Red on the wall, Basquiat when I paint”
“They wanna be the, the, the king
Inspired by Basquiat, my chariot’s on fire”
They refer to a graffiti vandal turned fine artist name Jean-Michel Basquiat. Read this book and it will reveal many interesting facts about his life as a vandal artist.