1. In his latest project, Shells began creating street signs with rap lyrics and placing them at the actual location that inspired the lines. Nas' You Wouldn't Understand lyrics has been featured in the project.

  2. Last week, celebrities gathered in New York City for The Amy Winehouse Gala celebrating the life of the late songstress. The Gala also honored Nas and Tony Bennett.

  3. This year, Whistler offers up a 10-day program of music concerts spanning a vast variety of genres to feed your soul and support your wallet. Nas has been added to the lineup, performing live on Saturday, April 13.

  4. Nasir Jones grabbed the full attention of hip-hop heads by flipping similes and handling boastful overtones as a teenager on Main Source's "Live at the BBQ," but it was the lyrical declaration of "Halftime" that solidified his presence as a true force to be reckoned with.

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