I'm a quarter back
I'm popular
My mom says I'm a catch
I'm popular
I'm never last picked
I got a cheerleading chick

from Nada Surf – Popular Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

This dude knows what’s up.

Part of the “popular” ethos is the idea that everything in life is easy and handed to you. The popular guy never has to worry — he is always picked first and is never alone.

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