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Nasir Jones

Time Is Still 'Illmatic'

Salvatore Bono | Posted 04.11.2014 | New York
Salvatore Bono

A high school dropout that grew up in the Queensbridge projects, Nas preached to the world what the reality was like in his universe. Now, 20 years later, Illmatic is regarded as one of the greatest hip-hop albums of all time.

Thank You Note: A Conversation With Nas and Michael Eric Dyson

Jasmine Rand | Posted 04.02.2014 | Black Voices
Jasmine Rand

I was one of the attorneys that represented the family of Trayvon Martin, but I felt sole responsibility for the miscarriage of justice. Not even blessed to be a mother yet, but I already failed my distant relatives. I failed to set the future at the feet of my son.

Brennan Williams

Nas Reveals Details On New Justin Timberlake, Jay Z Track

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 10.26.2013 | Black Voices

Over a year since the release of his sixth No. 1 album, “Life Is Good,” Nasir “Nas” Jones is still living the good life as hip hop’s disting...

Nas' Announces That His 'Life Is Good'

Posted 04.25.2012 | Black Voices

Following a four year hiatus Def Jam recording artist Nas has finally announced that his 10th studio album, “Life Is Good,” will hit stores on Jul...

Nas' Absence In Angola Leads To Kidnapping?

TMZ | Posted 03.04.2012 | Black Voices

TMZ: An American concert promoter claims he and his son were abducted at gunpoint in Angola ... all because rapper Nas failed to show up for a heav...

WATCH: Nas Debuts New 'Life Is Good' Video, 'Nasty'

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 12.12.2011 | Black Voices

Contrary to its original September release date, hip-hop king Nas (born Nasir Jones) has finally unleashed the video for his first single, "Nasty," o...

Brennan Williams

EXCLUSIVE: Nas Talks New Album Release

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 08.08.2013 | Black Voices

As one of hip-hop's most influential and prolific MCs, Nas (born Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones) has always defined the genre more than it has defined him....