Directed by Ice T, a bonafide Hip-Hop legend and one of our favorite actors on “Law & Order SVU” these days, the film “Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap” takes a look at rap music’s evolution. The documentary gives us access to the personal lives of many of Hip-Hop’s pioneers, including Doug E. Fresh,… Read more »
NAS AND GARY CLARK JR. TEAM UP FOR TRACK “BRIGHT LIGHTS REMIX” – TAKE A LISTEN
NEW NAS “ANOTHER BLACK GIRL LOST”
YES! We hear that Nas is working on a soundtrack for the 2012 NFL Draft that will be airing later this month on April 26. Nas will reportedly rework two songs, “The Don” and “Train” off of his upcoming album Life Is Good as well as team up with recording artist Gary Clark Jr. for… Read more »
DEF JAM ARTISTS UNVEIL BIG PLANS FOR SPRING VIA UPDATES FROM BIG K.R.I.T., 2 CHAINZ & MORE
NAS CHECKS IN DURING A SPECIAL DEF JAM PRESS CONFERENCE; DROPS ALBUM DETAILS
According to a source, Nas may be chucking up the deuces to the United States and leaving for the greener pastures of Africa! A Nas insider has revealed that Nas is considering moving out of the United States in order to avoid paying the government $6.5 million in owed back taxes. Below is what the… Read more »
NAS SPEAKS ON HIS NEW MUSIC AND WHY THE TRAYVON MARTIN CASE IS SO TROUBLING
(AllHipHop News) Nas’ financial battle with the Internal Revenue Service continues, over a $6 million delinquent tax bill. According to TMZ.com, the IRS recently filed court documents seeking to garnish Nas’ earnings from his publishing companies. The government is garnishing wages Nas earns through ASCAP and BMI, the two largest performing right Society organizations in… Read more »
NEW NAS “THE DON”
NAS AND FORMER MANAGER STEVE STOUTE WILL HOST CHAT AT SXSW!
(AllHipHop News) With less than three weeks until the 2012 South By Southwest (SXSW) conference and festival kicks off in Austin, Texas, the artists and groups involved continue to grow. Although the festival is usually packed to the brim with surprise guests and performances, fans should be excited to see Hip-Hop acts like Nas, B.O.B.,… Read more »
Just picture Q-Tip in the picture above where Mos Def is standing, and you’ll begin to get an idea of something that could be truly historic and monumental. That is, if it ever comes to fruition. Back in ’07, Common and Q-Tip were making the rounds and talking about creating a new duo, The Standard…five… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Two men being held hostage in Angola over a failed Nas concert were freed today (February 17). TMZ.com reports that concert promoter Patrick Allocco and his son were freed by Angolan authorities today, when a travel ban was lifted. “We are relieved that this nightmare is over and are looking forward to coming… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) The hit VH1 show “Behind The Music” is coming back with a number of episodes featuring some of the industry’s biggest Hip-Hop and R&B artists such as Nas, Game, Akon, Brandy, Pitbull, and T-Pain. The show, which originally ran from 1997 to 2006 before taking a three-year break, re-premiered in 2009 with episodes featuring Eminem,… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Nas’ financial issues continue, as the rapper has been hit with new tax liabilities. According to TMZ.com, Nas is being penalized for $339,000 in income From the IRS. The tax bill is from income Nas earned in 2010. Since he has not paid, the IRS has put a lien on property he owns…. Read more »
NAS LIVE VERSION OF “NASTY” BACKED BY THE ROOTS!
(AllHipHop News) A producer who created an often sampled reggae song died from gunshot wounds over the weekend, in the West Indies. Producer Winston Riley had been hospitalized since November, after he was shot in the head in his upscale residence in St. Andrew, Jamaica. Prior to being shot in the head in November, Riley… Read more »
That would be a resounding YES! You can add Nas to the list of the many rappers that Breezy has collaborated with since his reign began as one of the top R&B/Pop acts in the nation. The two talents were in the studio yesterday collaborating on a new song for Chris Brown’s upcoming album. Check… Read more »
Carmen Bryant, the woman who notoriously started the Jay-Z and Nas beef back in 2001, is back and talking reckless on Twitter. If you all remember, Carmen is the mother of Nas’ daughter, Destiny, and legend says that she was creeping around with Jay-Z behind Nas’ back. Nas found out, and he unleashed one of… Read more »
NAS PUTS HIS MONEY ON THE TABLE TO HELP KIDNAPPED CONCERT PROMOTER!
CONCERT PROMOTER KIDNAPPED IN ANGOLA OVER NAS NO SHOW AND $315!
NAS, QUEEN LATIFAH ON HAND AS LEBRON GETS ENGAGED!
(AllHipHop News) Nas and VH1’s live performance franchise “VH1 Divas” will pay homage to the late Amy Winehouse during this year’s show, titled “VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul.” Nas, who is featured on the track “Like Smoke,” will introduce a tribute medley that will be performed on behalf of collaborator Amy Winehouse, who died from alcohol… Read more »
I’m the best hypocrite I know. Perhaps this is so because I intimately know the intentions of my heart and the stances my mind better than anyone else. As such, when I have a change of heart about a particular subject matter, this knowledge jumps to the forefront of my mind once I’ve countered a… Read more »
MICK JAGGER GETS DOWN WITH HIP-HOP THANKS TO WILL.I.AM!
What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun? … Read more »
ARTISTS, EXECUTIVES TALK HEAVY D.’S LIFE, DEATH AND INFLUENCE
Recently<em> Vibe Magazine linked up with DJ Premier, Nas, and The Berklee Symphony Orchestra as a part of Hyundai’s RE:GENERATION project. As part of the project, “Primo” was given classical music and met with former classical music professor at Juilliard, Bruce Adolphe. Setting out to study classical music theory, and the inspirations of some of… Read more »
DJ PREMIER AND NAS TEAM UP AGAIN AND MAKE “REGENERATION”
NEW NAS AND RICK ROSS!
HIP-HOP, LA RIOTS EXAMINED IN NEW SPECIAL!