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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Fresh Celeb: Nas – Clae Thompson

During the Digiwaxx Music Meeting Listening Session to promote his new collaboration album with Damian Marley, Distant Relatives, Nas was seen rocking a pair of the new Spring 2010 Clae Thompson sneakers in Sage Nubuck. Clae has been making a number of headlines as of late having … READ MORE