Nas
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1973-09-14
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Nas

Nas Biography (Wikipedia)

Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones (born September 14, 1973), better known by his stage name Nas, is an American rapper and entrepreneur. The son of Olu Dara, Nas has released eight consecutive platinum and multi-platinum albums and has sold over 30 million records worldwide. He is also an entrepreneur through his own record label; he serves as associate publisher of Mass Appeal magazine and is the owner of a Fila sneaker store. He is the founder of Mass Appeal Records.

His musical career began in 1991, as a featured artist on Main Source's "Live at the Barbeque". His debut album Illmatic (1994) received universal acclaim from both critics and the hip-hop community and is frequently ranked as one of the greatest hip-hop albums of all time. Nas's follow-up It Was Written debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200, stayed on top for four consecutive weeks, went Double Platinum in two months, and made Nas internationally known. From 2001 to 2005, Nas was involved in a highly publicized feud with Jay-Z, popularized by the diss track "Ether". Nas signed to Def Jam in 2006. In 2010, he released Distant Relatives, a collaboration album with Damian Marley, donating all royalties to charities active in Africa. His 11th studio album, Life Is Good (2012) was nominated for Best Rap Album at the 55th Annual Grammy Awards.

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Made You Look
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Made You Look
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The World Is Yours
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The World Is Yours
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Getting Married
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Getting Married
Lloyd
I Want You (Remix) (feat. Nas & André 3000)
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I Want You (Remix) (feat. Nas & André 3000)
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Everything (Missing & Axiomatic Bootleg)
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Everything (Missing & Axiomatic Bootleg)
Swizz Beatz
Echo (feat. Nas)
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Echo (feat. Nas)
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Hip Hop Is Dead
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Hip Hop Is Dead
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What Goes Around
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What Goes Around
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As We Enter
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As We Enter
Missy Elliott
Hot Boyz (feat. Lil’ Mo, Nas, Eve & Q‐Tip)
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Hot Boyz (feat. Lil’ Mo, Nas, Eve & Q‐Tip)
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You Owe Me (feat. Ginuwine)
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You Owe Me (feat. Ginuwine)
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I Can
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I Can

I Can

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Mary J. Blige
Love Is All We Need (feat. Nas)
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Love Is All We Need (feat. Nas)
Missy Elliott
Hot Boyz (Remix) (feat. Lil’ Mo, Nas, Eve & Q‐Tip)
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Hot Boyz (Remix) (feat. Lil’ Mo, Nas, Eve & Q‐Tip)
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If I Ruled the World (Imagine That) (feat. Lauryn Hill)
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If I Ruled the World (Imagine That) (feat. Lauryn Hill)
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If I Ruled The World
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If I Ruled The World
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Poppa Was A Playa
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Poppa Was A Playa
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Oochie Wally
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Oochie Wally
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NY State Of Mind
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NY State Of Mind
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Taste/ Oochie Wally (Sandra Omari Edit)
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Taste/ Oochie Wally (Sandra Omari Edit)
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No Don/ You Owe Me (Sandra Omari Edit) (feat. Ginuwine)
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No Don/ You Owe Me (Sandra Omari Edit) (feat. Ginuwine)
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Cops Shot The Kid (feat. Kanye West)
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Cops Shot The Kid (feat. Kanye West)
Jennifer Lopez
I'm Gonna Be Alright
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I'm Gonna Be Alright
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Made You Look (Aazar Remix)
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Made You Look (Aazar Remix)
R. Kelly
Did You Ever Think (feat. Nas)
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Did You Ever Think (feat. Nas)
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Get Down
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Get Down
Allure & Nas
Head Over Heels (Trackmaster Remix)
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Head Over Heels (Trackmaster Remix)
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Nas Is Like (Instrumental)
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Nas Is Like (Instrumental)
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Hero
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Playlists featuring Nas


Past BBC Events

Reading + Leeds: 2016
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Reading
2016-08-27T08:52:29
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2016
Reading + Leeds: 2016

Reading + Leeds: 2016

Reading
Radio 1's Hackney Weekend 2012
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Hackney Marshes
2012-06-24T08:52:29
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2012
Radio 1's Hackney Weekend 2012

Radio 1's Hackney Weekend 2012

Hackney Marshes

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