Nas Drops Kneeling Santa Sweaters For Christmas (With Proceeds Going To Charity)

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Nas has teamed up with HSTRY for a limited line of Kneeling Santa ugly Christmas sweaters, with a portion of the proceeds going to The Center for Court Innovation.


Lin Manuel Miranda’s ‘Hamilton’ Mixtape Will Nas, Alicia Keys, Chance The Rapper + More [Tracklist]

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Lin Manuel Miranda has been crafting a mixtape to go along with his hugely successfully Broadway musical, Hamilton, for some time. As the play in inspired by hip-hop, it would only make sense to have some dope music to go along with it, and this tape is sure to not disappoint! Taking to Twitter today, Miranda revealed the 23-song tracklist, and it features everyone from Nas to Dave East, Chance the Rapper, The Roots, Busta Rhymes, Usher, Sia, Alicia Keys, Ashanti, Jill Scott, Wiz Khalifa, John Legend and more! Check out the full tracklist below.


(Photos) Diddy Presents Nas With The Jimmy Iovine Icon Award At 2016 REVOLT Conference

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This passed weekend was the REVOLT Music Conference, which brought industry leaders and a host of hip-hop elites to Miami together for a three-day series of panels, performances, and networking events. Last night was the annual Gala dinner and Diddy awarded Nas with the Jimmy Iovine Icon Award, calling Nasir Jones a “true example of Black excellence.”


(Video) Nas & Erykah Badu Perform “This Land” On Kimmel

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Last night, Nas appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! for an interview, and brought out Erykah Badu to perform “This Land” later on in the show. The collab is from their movie The Land, that was released over the summer. During the interview portion, Nas spoke on investigating, new music, the mural recently painted to honor him in his hometown of Queensbridge and more! Check out all of the clips below.


(Photos) DOPE! Nas Gets His Own Mural In His Hometown Of Queensbridge

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Nas has repped Queensbridge since he got his start in the game, and his hood is showing him the love right back with a brand new mural. Yesterday, fellow QB native Havoc (of Mobb Deep) took to Instagram to share a picture of the mural, captioning it:

“#Queensbridge they just gave a long time friend from the hood a mural! He earned every last bit of that! @nas”

The artwork was a collaboration between 4 artists – Eli Eos (who curated the painting as well,) Jorit Agoch, Lawrence “Myse” Hosannah,and FCEE. It’s amazing! If you want to see the mural in person, it’s located on the corner of 40th Ave and 21st St. in Queens. If not, you can always just check out the pics below!


#MusicStillMatters New Music: Robin Thicke Ft. Nas – Deep

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This was an unexpected collab but we’re here for it! Robin Thicke is back with a new single featuring the legendary MC Nas titled “Deep.” Nas starts out the song rapping acapella on the recent police brutality and racial injustices that have plagued this country. Be on the lookout for this one to drop on Thicke’s upcoming new album. For now, listen to “Deep” below by downloading the Funk Flex App for iOS & Android for free.


#MusicStillMatters New Music: Nas Ft. Raye – War

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Nas is back with some new rhymes featuring Rayne for the “Birth Of A Nation” soundtrack. Listen to “War” below by downloading the Funk Flex App for iOS & Android for free.


Dave East Might Be On Nas’ Next Album!

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DJ Khaled told us over the summer that Nas Album Done, and now Nas’ artist Dave East has some info on it for us.


(Video) NBA: Kevin Durant Talks Rivalry With Lebron, Damian Lillard Raps & Steph Curry’s Ugly Kicks

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Kevin Durant, along with Nas, made an appearance this week on the HBO show “Any Given Wednesday” hosted by Bill Simmons. During the 30 minute show, they covered a wide range of topics from Colin Kaepernick’s protest and how it will carry over to the NBA, rap beefs, KD’s move to Golden State and much more. During the speed round, where Simmons asked both Nas & KD questions for quick answers, we found out how KD feels about Lebron and the way he pushes him. We also found out he is jealous of how good Damian Lillard can rap and Durant was surprisingly honest about the hideous “Chef Curry 2” lows that came out earlier this year that were the subject of countless jokes.


(Video) Sports: Kevin Durant & Nas Discuss Kaepernick’s Protest & If NBA Players Will Join

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Numerous NFL players have joined Colin Kaepernick in kneeling during the national anthem in protest against racism and police brutality against black people.  As the NBA season steadily approaches, many are wondering if they too will join Kaepernick in solidarity.  Golden State Warriors’ new star Kevin Durant along with Nas, who has been talking about these issues for years, both joined Bill Simmons on “Any Given Wednesdays.”  Simmons asked Nas what responsibility does he think athletes and entertainers have in situations like this.


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