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Nas x Divine x Naezy x Ranveer Singh – “NY Se Mumbai”

‘NY To Mumbai’Nasir taking it to India, balling out with some of Bollywood’s best bar bringers. Nas jumps off the track, then jumps off the lyrical ride and lets the other emcees drive home. Off the “Gully Boy” soundtrack. Could be another “Slumdog Millionaire” by the time all is said and done, son.

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Nas – “Everything” (Video)

Nas explained on here, years ago, that lyrics are everything in Hip-Hop. Now, here we are. “Everything” is everything that is right about Hip-Hop. Lyrics included.

(Great cinemaphotography here, too.)

NAS – NASIR (ALBUM)

@ojones1

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Nas – “Adam And Eve” (Video)

Interesting that we had Nas doing his single “Adam And Eve” live but not a music video until now. But we got it now; keeping the push for “NASIR”… the album alive.

NAS – NASIR (ALBUM)

– @ojones1

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Nas – “Cops Shot The Kid” (Video)

Standout hit from the Nas project last year, “Cops Shot The Kid,” now has a visual. Get an eyeful… two if you got ’em!

(And with Slick Rick The Ruler in there? DOPE!)

NAS – COPS SHOT THE KID | NASIR (ALBUM)

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The Black Eyed Peas – “Back 2 HIPHOP” feat. Nas (Video)

Seems right that Nas becomes iconic for the ‘standard’ of the realness, the best… of the Golden Era of Hip-Hop. Like the connection made in that previously unreleased Beastie Boys collab they had with him (here). Now, The Black Eyed Peas are tapping that vein.

This is the visual for the lead single for “Masters Of The Sun” (Vol. 1) by The Black Eyed Peas

THE BLACK EYED PEAS – MASTERS OF THE SUN (VOL. 1) [ALBUM]

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Beastie Boys x Nas – “Too Many Rappers” (Video)

Could call this a throwback, but it turns out that this visual was never thrown out a first time… until now! Beastie Boys & Nas doing a track called “Too Many Rappers.” Check it out!

#RIPMCA #RIPAdamYauch

@ojones1

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Swizz Beatz – “Echo” feat. Nas (Video)

Swizzy & Nasir’s jawn “Echo” (off the “Poison” LP) gets the visual treatment above.

SWIZZ BEATZ – ECHO FEAT. NAS | POISON (ALBUM)

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Nas – “Nasir: The Film” (Video)

Ohhhh. This presented like a documentary short about Nas (e.g. Nasir). And well, it is a short film – more so than a movie – starring Nas. It’s actually a survey of songs from “Nasir” brought to life via video in this unique way. Dope!

NAS – NASIR (ALBUM)

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Swizz Beatz – “Echo” feat. Nas

Nas is one of the best. Can we toast to that? Swizz is asking. I’m answering: Yes! After much ado on the track by Swizzy, herrre’s Nassir with another lyrical blessing. Off Swizz’s LP “Poison” (out now).

SWIZZ BEATZ – POISON (ALBUM)

@ojones1

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Nas – “Adam And Eve” (Live Performance) [Video]

Hope you caught Nas doing his single “Adam And Eve” on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert the other night. Either way, you are in luck; because here it is again! Great look for “NASIR”… the album and the artist.

NAS – NASIR (ALBUM)

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Nas x Kanye West – “Cops Shot The Kid” (DJ Green Lantern Remix)

Fiyaaaah! DJ Green Lantern refixing that “Cops Shot The Kid” like nobody’s business is exactly what dude’s business is!! And GL handled it!

Esco x ‘Ye x Greenery…..shout to Slick Rick
DJ Green Lantern

NAS X KANYE WEST – COPS SHOT THE KID (DJ GREEN LANTERN REMIX)

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Nas Gives Lists His Top 5 Hip-Hop Songs (Video)

When a Top 5 emcee picks his Top 5 songs of all time you gotta wanna know the list, right? Well, here’s Nas’.

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Nicki Minaj – “Sorry” feat. Nas

“Sorry” is a one-off that Nicki Minaj did with Nas that did not make the “Queen” LP. Making its way around the Interwebs fast. Snatched a copy off the superhighway (Flex’s tube) for you to review.

@ojones1

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Nas Album Listening Event In Queensbridge (Video)

Took it back to where he always repped for the listening party. Block party style right out in the streets. Nasir. The emcee, the LP, the event.

NAS – NASIR (PROD. BY KANYE WEST) [ALBUM]

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Nas – “NASIR” (Album Stream)

Of course, you heard about it… but have you actually heard the “Nasir” album. It’s 7 songs, so you might argue for the ‘EP’ stamp but they’re calling it an album (Nas and Kanye West) so let’s stick with that for now. Is it dope though? Listen and decide.

NAS – NASIR (ALBUM)

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Dave East – “NYCHA” feat. Nas

Likely get into that “Rapture” on Netflix later. But now, gotsta get into this new jawn from Dave East and Nas off the soundtrack. Because… BANGER!

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Nas – “Illmatic” (Live From The Kennedy Center) [Album]

Dropped this on vinyl (limited edition) right on time for Record Store Day 2018. Hope it was a good one for all the heads out there. In case you missed it, or the PBS special featuring Nas at The Kennedy Center, we got you right here!

NAS ILLMATIC (LIVE FROM THE KENNEDY CENTER) [ALBUM]

Large Professor Talks About The Making Of Nas’ Classic “It Ain’t Hard To Tell” (Video)

Wow. It’s 24 years since “It Ain’t Hard To Tell” dropped. Large Professor did the beat with a ‘New York State Of Mind’ – a mind firmly focused on Queens.

We were heavy New York, so we weren’t thinking about the globe… We do what we do, and we put it down. And we’re just thankful that the world received it and loved it.
– Large Professor

That NY-minded track that the G.O.D.M.C. Nassir would lyrically bless would eventually bubble worldwide.

Watch above, as LargePro speaks on it.

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Nas Speaks On His Upcoming “Live From The Kennedy Center” Special On PBS (Video)

That “Nas: Live From The Kennedy Center” will be on PBS before you know it. You saw the trailer on here (link). Well here’s an NPR interview regarding that with the G.O.D.M.C.

Nas x Dave East x Lin-Manuel Miranda x Aloe Blacc – “Wrote My Way Out” (Video)

Wow. The song for “Hamilton: An American Musical” (salute to Lin-Manuel). So they made a video for this joint? Makes sense. With Nas, Dave East, and Aloe Blacc joining Lin-Manuel Miranda… this kind of Hip-Hop was meant to be theatrical! Plus, when the track is a banger, folks ought to get a visual (esp. when there’s a Broadway hit attached).

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