Huntin’ for the answers, why did God take away the homie?

from Amy Winehouse (Ft. Nas) – Like Smoke Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Nas is wandering the world looking for answers on why his best friend was taken from him.
This line refers to the death of his childhood neighbour and friend, Willie Graham, who was shot dead on May 23, 1992.
Since Nas' verse were after Amy’s death, it’s possible that the line is in reference to her as well.

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