Timbo spoke to Revolt TV and said that the recent collaborations with Aaliyah did’nt work. He also revealed a brand new song from Nas which features Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake called Sinatra In The Sands. No news on when it will be released but it sounds EPIC already.
Diddy continues his promotion for Revolt TV by releasing this new clip of him and Nas living the high life Cannes, France. Diddy recently signed a distribution deal with Time Warner Cable to launch his Revolt TV music channel.
Check out footage of the signing below.
Nas jumps on J. Cole’s “Let Nas Down” record and lets him know that he is proud.
J. Cole explained to BET how he coincidentally bumped into Nas a mere 4 days after recording his track “Let Nas Down” and how he played the song for him on a plane. Born Sinner is out today.
Check out the interview and Nas’ reaction to the song after the jump.
Kendrick Lamar took to the stage at the Governor’s Ball on Randall’s Island in NYC on Staurday night. Up top you can see K. Dot’s performance of A.D.H.D with more footage below. Nas also performed at the festival. Check out his performance after the jump.
Kanye West celebrated his 36th birthday last night at New York’s Jamaican restaurant Miss Lily’s. He had star studded guests including Jay-Z, Beyonce and Nas.
Yeezus x Hov x Godson …. The 3 Gods. Happy Birthday to my brotha Kanye!
Nas posted the legendary picture above on his instagram. Check out a further picture below with the addition of Beyonce.
Here goes another epic picture from Lenny S. Jigga, The Don, JT and Timbo.
Many artists, both old and new, will be coming together to perform at the 2013 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Tennessee. Among those performers are Nas, A$AP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar, and R. Kelly.
The four-day musical extravaganza will take place on June 13-16 in Manchester, Tennessee, with other performances by the Wu-Tang Clan, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Big K.R.I.T., Killer Mike, and Action Bronson. Read more
Dave Grohl from the Foo Fighters interviewed Nas on a special Grammy Edition of Chelsea Lately. They spoke about how rock and rap is represented during the Grammy’s and rap beef’s. Check out the interview below.
The idea of documenting the behind-the-scenes of what really goes on in Hip-Hop and the music industry is very interesting. N.O.R.E. and Geno Sims took that idea and started filming. What you see in this video is NSFW but surely gives you an eye opening of real behind-the-scenes life of a famous rapper during the late 90s/early 00s.
There’s random bits of Big Pun, KRS One, Eminem making crank calls, Snoop Dogg at his most misogynistic, a chubby 50 Cent coveting NORE’s then-new Skytel 2-way pager…There’s Jay-Z and Amil, Capone in prison, De La Soul….and at the 2:25 mark, we see Cam’ron shopping his new 17-year-old artist Juelz Santana to Chris Lighty (RIP) and his staff. Amazing. -Miss Info
By Eric Kidd
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