Nas catapulted himself back into the forefront of Hip-Hop adoration after dropping the stellar Life Is Good album in 2012. Now the Queens rap veteran is already working on his latest opus, and gave props to some of last year’s best albums, too.
You really want to see a sign of the times? According to a recent interview with VIBE, Nas wants Hip-Hop luminaries/fathers Eminem and Jay-Z to hop on a remix of the No ID-produced, “Daughters.” “One of the only other rappers I thought about was AZ. And I wanted Eminem for a remix for ‘Daughters,’ Nas says. […]
Life surely is good for Nasir Jones this week as his latest album hit stores today. Last night, he hit up the Ed Sullivan Theater and performed on The Late Show With David Letterman. With a smile as wide as the Queensboro Bridge, Nas performed his ode to men raising young women with “Daughters.” Nas’ tenth studio […]
Hip-Hop fans in the know will agree that Nas has been on an undeniable roll lately. Having blessed our ears with leaks from Life Is Good with perfect timing and an obvious new fire, the Queens MC has proved that he’s still amongst Hip-Hop’s lyrical elite with tracks like “Nasty,” “The Don” and most recently “Loco-Motive.” It appears […]
Notorious for his low profile, Nas has broken out of his shell with a bevy of media appearances of late. With his current single “Daughters” making headlines and putting a lot of fathers on notice on the heels of Father’s Day this weekend, Nas visited the set of CNN for host Soledad O’Brien’s ‘Starting Point’ to […]
Nas‘ , whose latest single “Daughters” has been a breathe of positive fresh air in Hip-Hop, was a guest on CNN last night with Roland Martin. He talks about raising his daughter as as single father, the use of the N-word and more.
Kendrick Lamar and Ab-Soul recently appeared on Green Lantern‘s Invasion Radio show. It wouldn’t be a true appearance if the Black Hippy affiliates weren’t put “On Da Spot,” right? The two MCs were up to the challenge, as they decimated Nas‘ “Daughters.” Check the footage after the jump.
In part one of his interview with The Life Files, Nas expresses the feeling of life being good and the ability to make new music being the inspiration behind the album. He felt the only way to convey this feeling to his fans was through the title.
His highly-anticipated Life is Good album is set to drop next month, and in preparation for the project, Nas has announced the dates for the international leg of his tour, via his brand new website. During his one-month trek across the pond, Mr. Jones will hit the UK, Germany and Croatia, before returning stateside.