“It Was Written”

Nasir Bin Olu Dara Jones has always told a story with his album covers, to the point where the art work plays as important a role as the content itself. For the cover of Life Is Good, draping a green wedding dress over his lap was a clear shot at his dilapidated relationship with Kelis. Married in 2005, after […]

Nas surely does not approve. Bossip spotted Destiny Jones, daughter of Nas and Carmen Bryan, on Twitter showing off her collection of condoms for the masses, that follow her at least. Cue up #10 on Esco’s It Was Written album. That’s “Black Girl Lost” for the uninitiated. Also, she has named her first car “cocaine.” […]

Fresh off of the Carnegie Hall stage, Nasty Nas stepped into 1 Oak Club in New York City to perform some of his classic records at the New York Giants’ Super Bowl After-party. Still in his tuxedo, Nas took the crowd back to Illmatic and It Was Written, with performances of “NY State of Mind” and […]