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Iggy Azalea is not criticized because she has a vagina, she’s criticized for being a modern-day Jim Crow era-inspired minstrel without the blackened face.
‘Nas: Time Is Illmatic,’ the documentary film that chronicles the making of the rapper’s prolific 1994 album ‘Illmatic,’ is set to make its TV debut on Showtime on December 12th.
Hip-hop needs to be shaken up, but not in Instagram battles and beefs squashed via status updates.
Nas’ long-awaited documentary ‘Time Is Illmatic’ will finally arrive in select theaters nationwide on October 2nd, with Video On Demand beginning October 3rd.
On April 16th, New York City’s 2014 Tribeca Film Festival will open with ‘Time Is Illmatic,’ a feature-length documentary chronicling the making of Nas’ prolific 1994 debut album ‘Illmatic.’
Watch a conversation between hip-hop legend Nas and Georgetown University professor Dr. Michael Eric Dyson.
“You should beware, beware, beware of a woman with a broken heart,” warns Jhené Aiko on Big Sean’s newly released single, which will appear on his sophomore studio album, ‘Hall of Fame.’
Big Sean has finally set a release date for his long overdue second studio album, ‘Hall of Fame,’ which will arrive August 27th.
Young Money singer and rapper Drake leads this year’s list of nominees for the 2013 BET Awards with a total of 12 nominations.
New York City-based street artist Jay Shells has been covering the city with rap lyrics by Biggie Smalls, Mos Def, Nas, Mobb Deep, Jay-Z, Kanye West, and Redman.
Nas and his father, jazz musician Olu Dara, are featured in Gap’s 2012 Holiday Campaign entitled “Love Comes In Every Shade.” While there is no official date, the campaign can be expected to be released soon, and will be displayed in Gap stores worldwide.
To help promote the release of his upcoming second studio album ‘Hall of Fame,’ which will be released officially on December 18th, Big Sean has launched a new web series. In the first episode entitled “Imagination,” the rapper and budding fashion icon peaks on how his imagination helped him reach his goals.
Meek Mill’s long-awaited debut studio album ‘Dreams & Nightmares’ has been pushed back from its original August 28th release date to October 30th. The album first single, “Amen,” has been causing some controversy.
Nas is set to have his sixth #1 album on the Billboard 200 albums chart with ‘Life is Good.’ Released only two days ago, it is already on track to sell around 120,000 copies in its first week, which should be just enough to put him in the #1 spot. In case you don’t know, the Billboard 200 chart’s top 10 are revealed every Wednesday.
For the first-ever global Versus Debate on hip-hop, Google and Intelligence Squared brought politicians, experts and economists together for a very heated live discussion on hip-hop.
We’ve been anticipating Nas’ forthcoming tenth studio album ‘Life Is Good’ since the release of “Nasty” last Fall and “Nas The Don” earlier this Spring. Set to drop on July 17th, Life Is Good will feature Mary J. Blige, Rick Ross, Anthony Hamilton, Miguel, Swizz Beats, the late Amy Winehouse and more!
Sazon Booya recently played a set at the Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) in the NYC, opening with a hype moombahton rework of Nas’ “The Don,” then mixing in some of their own tunes, as well as tracks from ETC!ETC!, Munchi and more. Enjoy!
Nas, who will release his final Def Jam album in July, serves as the cover boy for the issue of Complex Magazine.
Rapper Nicki Minaj premiered her music new video for “Right By My Side” today, in which she enlists another bad lacefront and hip-hop legend Nas as her very awkward love interest.