Directed by One9 and Erik Parker (a former Radio.com staffer), the doc will delve into the making of the now classic album, the social conditions that created it and the role Nas’ famous dad played in his music.
The news arrives as Nas is celebrating the 20th anniversary of his classic 1994 debut, ‘Illmatic,’ with a string of performances of the album in its entirety.
Back in 1994, Nas released his debut, ‘Illmatic.’ Now twenty years later, the rapper is celebrating its anniversary by offering up an expanded edition filled with demos, remixes and live cuts.
Harvard’s new Nasir Jones Hip-Hop Fellowship, which will “fund scholars and artists who show productive scholarship and creative potential in the arts in connection with hip-hop.”
In this week’s REWIND, the summer release schedule gets even hotter with Drake added to the mix and a potential Bey & Jay duet on deck.
In this week’s REWIND, the summer album release schedule gets hotter with Jay-Z’s album announcement.
The rapper sat down to provide the breakdown behind his self-produced second LP and give insight on the inspiration behind a few of his favorite songs.
Braving massive crowds is no longer necessary to see the bands at Bonnaroo. The sold-out festival will stream a number of big sets live though out the weekend via UStream. The Bonnaroo webcast includes a […]
Kid Ink is riding high with his latest single “Bad Ass,” featuring Meek Mill and Wale. While the kid with GRAMMY dreams was not eligible for this year’s GRAMMY consideration, he offered a few predictions on the […]
“Milkshake” is a song by recording artist Kelis and the lead single from her third studio album, Tasty. The song was released in the United States on August 25, 2003, by Star Trak and Arista Records, and internationally on November 24. It was […]
Nas was rushed to the hospital today, missing a scheduled appearance on Live With Kelly & Michael. While details are scarce, he gave fans an update on his health. “Peace y’all. I’m out of the […]
Beyoncé and Jay-Z will all be celebrating New Year’s Eve with fans and on different coasts. But they are not the only artists who will be hitting stages across America for countdown celebrations. Here is where your […]
He stands with Kanye West, Jay-Z, The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach, fun., and Mumford & Sons as the six artists who have six nominations each, topping all other artists.
Two mystery tracks have been uncovered this week and fans rejoice. Nas’ record with Frank Ocean, which was once was believed to be lost forever, and a Lady Gaga and Kendrick Lamar collaboration, have been recovered.
Nas has fallen “into the Gap,” as the clothing company’s one-time campaign slogan once pronounced. He and his bluesman father, Olu Dara, have teamed up to be a part of a new Gap campaign.