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Carmelo Anthony “Playing For The City That Made Me” Documentary Series Episode 2 | Video

While episode 1 of Jordan Brand‘s documentary series “Playing for the City That Made Me” explored Carmelo Anthony‘s Red Hook, Brooklyn, roots, the second installment focuses on the multiple ways New York City influences him today. As Melo himself puts it, “I love the bright lights, big … READ MORE


Carmelo Anthony “Playing For The City That Made Me” Documentary Series – Episode 1 | Video

In conjunction with today’s official launch of the Melo 9, Jordan brand has released a short film, “Playing for the City That Made Me,” exploring the profound connection between Carmelo Anthony and his New York City hometown. As Melo intones at the start of the video, “You’re … READ MORE


Hall of Fame x Get On Down – Famematic Collection

Hall of Fame and Get On Down got together for a joint venture to honor one of the greatest MCs of our era, Nas. Additionally, this Famematic collection pays homage to his critically acclaimed first album, Illmatic. Nas launched his rap career in ’94 and he has … READ MORE


Heineken Red Star Access Philadelphia | Event Recap

The Heineken Red Star Access tour rolled into Philadelphia last Saturday, packing the Electric Factory with fans eager to witness live performances from Nas and Wale, along with a surprise appearance by hometown hero Freeway. Hosting duties were handled by comedian Affion Crockett, while Q-Tip was the … READ MORE


Club Bud Post Olympics Celebration with Swizz Beatz, NAS, & USA Men’s Basketball Team

Following Team USA‘s gold medal victory over Spain on Sunday, the crew decamped to the legendary Roundhouse in Camden, re-christened Club Bud for the weekend, for an Olympic-sized and well-deserved celebration. The TAO/MARQUEE powered venue featured live performances by Swizz Beatz and Nas, who closed out the … READ MORE


VH1 – Behind The Music: Nas | Video

There are a lot of great rappers in this world but if a survey was conducted amongst them, many would probably rate Nas as their favorite MC. A true lyricist in today’s populated rap game, Nasir Jones still retains his legendary status by spitting out punchy rhymes … READ MORE


Common vs. Nas – “Life’s a Bitch” Video | Directed by Court Dunn

Nasir Jones was just 20 years old when his debut album, Illmatic, dropped in 1994. It has since been hailed as a rap classic by music critics and fans alike, and is widely credited as helping to jumpstart an East Coast hip hop renaissance. It also heralded … READ MORE


Nike SB – Zoom Paul Rodriguez (P-Rod) 4 Commercial Featuring NAS | Video

The attention is letting up just yet. After hosting the World Basketball Festival, the famed courts of Polo Ground Housing Project, the Holcombe Rucker Park, will become a focal point this afternoon once again. This time, as the welcoming platform for skater Paul Rodriguez as he officially … READ MORE


Estelle featuring Nas – Fall in Love

Estelle’s U.K. brand of soul translated well to US audiences, even if it did take Mr. West delivering a verse on “American Boy” to reach mainstream US airwaves. The lead single off her new album is called “Fall in Love,” and it features Queens’ own Nasir Jones, … READ MORE


NAS x Levi’s Pioneer Sessions – “Hey Young World” Cover | Video

This may not be jeans, or even in a great pun, the new blues. But, heritage denim label, Levi’s is on to something interesting with the new Pioneer Sessions campaign. For this campaign, Levi’s enlisted the help of 12 important names in music across different genres ranging … READ MORE


Fresh Celeb: Nas – Good Wood NYC Africa Piece

Nas was spotted rocking a Good Wood NYC x Chace Infinite Africa piece while promoting his new collaborative album  with Damian Marley entitled, Distant Relatives. The duo recorded a performance for Fuel TV’s “The Daily Habit” in Los Angeles. Good Wood NYC has been spotted on a … READ MORE