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  1. Nas Talks DJ Khaled's "Nas Album Done" & His Album Actually Being DoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | AllHipHop.com

    The rap icon executive produced The Land soundtrack, and he wrote lyrics for the forthcoming Netflix Hip Hop drama The Get Down . DJ Khaled also tapped Nas for "Nas Album Done" off the Major Key album.

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  2. The Get Down Review: Baz Luhrmann's Drama Deserves a Pretty Good RapRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | TVLine

    ... and compromises artists make as they try to make their dreams come true. EPs Luhrmann, Catherine Martin and rap star Nas don't succeed in equal measures in exploring the myriad themes. As Bronx kingpin/community organizer Francisco Cruz, Jimmy Smits ...

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  3. Dave East Doesn't Know "Nothin' 'Bout Nothin"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | Vibe

    ... Rose he released the 2013 effort, Gemini . And, his most recent project is Hate Me Now featuring guest appearances from Nas, Jadakiss, Styles P, Pusha T and others.

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  4. If It Wasn't For The Bronx: 'The Get Down' Places...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | Vibe

    ... gave way to hip-hop's inevitable trek from the underground to center stage. His collaboration with executive producer Nas is also a winning move that pours through Ezekiel, considering the rap heavyweight is the mastermind behind the protagonist's ...

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  5. Names and facesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | NWAonline

    He traded performing onstage for working behind-the-scenes as an executive producer on projects including Netflix's The Get Down and IFC Films' The Land , which opens in New York and Los Angeles on Friday. Nas said he's looking to make a mark in film, as he has done in music.

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  6. Building his brand: rapper Nas ventures into filmmakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    File-This Dec. 20, 2012, file photo shows rapper and actor Nas, born Nasir Jones, posing in New York. Nas, one of music's most revered lyricists and story tellers, is taking his talents into filmmaking.

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  7. Rapper Nas builds his brand with foray into filmmakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    Nas is executive producer on projects including IFC Films' The Land and Netflix's The Get Down, for which he wrote all the lyrics in the 13-episodie series. Nas is executive producer on projects including IFC Films' The Land and Netflix's The Get Down, for which he wrote all the lyrics in the 13-episodie series.

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  8. Nas Turns Energies to a Different Type of Storytelling: 'It's been My Dream to Work in Film'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Billboard

    The rapper has traded performing onstage to work behind-the-scenes as an executive producer on projects including Netflix's The Get Down and IFC Films' The Land , which opens in New York and Los Angeles on Friday. Nas said he's looking to make a mark in film like he has done in music.

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  9. 5 Reasons Why Nas is Becoming Everyone's Favorite Rapper, AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | AllHipHop.com

    ... constantly blaring in my ears. I have been listening to a lot of DJ Premier beats which somehow manages to lead me to Nas. I saw him rock the 2016 Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival and was moved by the fact that he came out to an instrumental version of ...

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  10. Listen To Nas & Erykah Badu's First Collaboration, "This Bitter Land"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Vibe

    For a long time, Hip-Hop heads have always wondered in their wildest rap fantasies how a Nas and Erykah Badu track would sound. The Queensbridge legend already created classics with other hip-hop/soul queens like Lauryn Hill.

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  11. Baz Luhrmann Justifies $120M Budget for Music-Driven Series the Get DownRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... including four-time Oscar winner and fellow executive producer Catherine Martin , legendary MC and executive producer Nas, associate producer Grandmaster Flash, Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, co-creator and executive producer Stephen Adly ...

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  12. Baz Luhrmann: 'The Get Down' Isn't TV's Most Expensive Series EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Paul Watters ( Australia ), Thomas Kelly ( Copper ), playwright Stephen Adley Guirgis ( Motherf***er With the Hat) and Nas. It is Luhrmann's first musical endeavor since Moulin Rouge! Luhrmann noted that Shawn Ryan - who had been set to serve as ...

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  13. Five local bands not to missRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... that. Rooted in the organic ease of golden age hip-hop, the M.C.'s can flow her truths with the steady syncopation of NAS ("Mind's Eye") or a melodic melange of couplets that's all her own. Catch her while you can: The rapper is prepping for a move ...

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  14. FilmWatch the trailer for Netflix's hip-hop drama series 'The Get Down'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | NME

    ... Francisco "Papa Fuerte" Cruz. The real-life Grandmaster Flash serves as an associate producer on the series, while Nas is an executive producer and has written rhymes for the series. Luhrmann has called the rapper "a huge creative force on the ...

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  15. Remembering Amy Winehouse: 6 of the Late Singer's Most Iconic LyricsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Billboard

    ... in between me and my man/'cause it's me and Mr. Jones" "Me and Mr. Jones," is widely viewed as a song about rapper Nas (Nasir Jones), who became good friends with Winehouse. The song expresses her frustration with a friend who made her miss the ...

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  16. Isaiah RashadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Denver Westword

    Two of the most promising MCs to bubble up from hip-hop's underground in 2014 were Isaiah Rashad and Bishop Nehru. The former joined the roster of Top Dawg Entertainment and earned critical raves for his debut EP Cilvia Demo, while the latter released a great collaborative album with masked indie-rap hero MF DOOM, then signed to Nas's Mass Appeal label.

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  17. Two songs you need to hear: Sean Michaels's playlist of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... bend across a foreign set of phonemes. Montreal's Alaclair Ensemble is luscious, playful and world class. Like Drake or Nas, the group can uncover the melancholy in the corner of the party; like Kardinal Offishall or E-40, they can find the joke at ...

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  18. Maze Koroma's MythologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... reader and was selected for the lead role in a Christmas concert. In high school, he'd freestyle for friends over Nas and Lil Wayne tracks, eventually downloading beats from the internet and recording his own songs at his friend's dad's house. At ...

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  19. DJ Khaled, Nas and More Set For 2016 Revolt Music Conference: ExclusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Billboard

    DJ Khaled , Nas and label executives Lyor Cohen and Julie Greenwald are among the first round of music industry panelists and honorees announced for the 2016 Revolt Music Conference . Presented by Sean "Diddy" Combs , the third annual networking forum will return to Miami on Oct. 13-15.

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  20. Nas Brought A Quiet Storm To The 2016 'Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Vibe

    The 12-annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival concert turned New York City out on Saturday afternoon. Rappers Rapsody, Talib Kweli, Fabolous and the festival's headliner, Nas, were all there to give the Big Apple's largest borough a show to remember.

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