(Video) Nas Makes Surprise Appearance At Mass Appeal Event & Debuts New J-Dilla Produced Track

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Last night on Wednesday, October 29th, legendary Queensbridge emcee Nas made a special pop-up appearance at Mass Appeal’s event for Run The Jewels at Nitehawk Cinema in Brooklyn. The Illmatic OG gave the crowd a preview of his new J-Dilla produced track entitled “The Season.” We’re silly to think that such an important member of Hip-Hop society would just release an amazing documentary and not have any new music to go with it, right? Take a listen to his new track below!

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(Video) Nas & Angela Bassett Check Their Ancestry On “Finding Your Roots” With Henry Louis Gates Jr.

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Something educational. During an episode of Finding My Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr., Nas, Angela Bassett as well as Senior Advisor to the President of the United States, Valerie Jarrett take some time out to review their ancestry. During PBS broadcast, the Harvard professor helps the three individuals to trace where they come from and try to pinpoint a name line.

It was no surprise that when Nas’ history was being discussed, he begins with the hip hop culture. “Hip Hop was a raw expression of American youth, and the rhythm of it was like a combination of all musics, all musics combined into one,” Nas begins. “It was the music of my soul.

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(Video & Photos) NBA: Justin Bieber & More Hit Up Knicks Scrimmage, Nas & Swizz Beatz Perform

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The Knicks are starting the season off with a bang as they held an open team scrimmage on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.  Celebrities like Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift were in the building while Nas and Swizz Beatz hyped the crowd up with their performances.

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NBA: Knicks Tip-Off Scrimmage Includes Performances By Nas & Swizz Beatz!

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Gearing up for the 2014-15 season, the New York Knicks are holding an Intrasquad scrimmage on Sunday, October 26th and there will be some very special guests in the building!

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(Photos) Nas Turns Up During Chicago Screening Of, “Time Is Illmatic”

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As an ambassador, you know Nas had the Hennessy on deck. After he, Tribeca Film and Hennessy V.S. screened Time is Illmatic at The Venue in Hammond, Indiana, Nas took the drinks, music and fun to Chicago’s club Underground. The “New York State of Mind” rapper partied with his brother, Jungle, DJ Green Lantern and more.

Hit up the gallery for Nas’ performance.

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Random! Guess Who Mariah Carey Wants To Hook Her Up With Someone!

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Mariah Carey is single and ready to mingle now, but it’s been a while since she’s been in the game…so it appears she’s looking for a little assistance. According to reports, Mimi is looking to none other than her friend Nas for help, reportedly asking him “if he had any friends she could go out with — or even just hook up with.”

However, Nas is apprehensive, so no word if he’ll actually be playing matchmaker any time soon.

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Nas Set To Executive Produce Bishop Nehru’s Album!!!

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Hey kid, you got chops! Clearly, if Nas is expected to be one of the executive producers on your upcoming project.

Nas’ role with Mass Appeal is bigger than just scouting for talent, but he’s taking a more hands-on approach. Following other acts such as Fashawn and Dave East, Nas is helping the 18-year-old emcee, Bishop Nehru with his debut solo album, which is scheduled to release sometime in 2015. With ears to the streets, it’s said that Esco and more will be featured on the piece of work.

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FASHION: (Photos) Nas Relaunches HSTRY Clothing Line – Fall 2014 Collection

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During the Fall of 2013, Nas collaborated with Grungy Gentleman to launch HSTRY. Now, the artist has relaunched the street wear as its own entity. The Fall ’14 collection of HSTRY aims to tell Nas’ personal story via clothing.

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(Photos) Nas Celebrates 20th Anniversary Of “Illmatic” With Naya Lee, Brian Michael Cox & More

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It’s been 20 years since the release of Nas’ Illmatic album. With its re-release of the historical piece and the one-night only showing of the Time is Illmatic documentary coming, the proper thing to do would be to continue on with the celebrations.

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(Video) Nas Performs “NY State Of Mind” At One Music Fest

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After celebrating his 41st birthday, Nasir Jones took the stage at the One Music Fest to perform, “NY State of Mind”. Other acts to leave a mark was Kendrick Lamar, Daley, Jhene Aiko and more. Hit the jump to check out the performance.

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