Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones, more commonly known as Nas (formerly Nasty Nas and Escobar), born September 14, 1973 in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York, is a prominent American MC. The son of jazz musician Olu Dara, he was raised in the infamous Queensbridge housing projects in Queensbridge, New York. According to the Nasty Songfacts, as a teenager rapper, Nasir first went by the nickname Kid Wave before adopting his more commonly known alias of Nasty Nas. Read more on

Hip-Hop  rap  hip hop  east coast rap  new york  
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N.Y. State of Mind - Nas
The World Is Yours - Nas
It Ain't Hard to Tell - Nas
Halftime - Nas
Life's a Bitch - Nas
One Love - Nas
The Genesis - Nas
Represent - Nas
The Message - Nas
If I Ruled the World (Imagine That) - Nas
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