Nas at The Republik in Honolulu
Somewhere in the middle of his roughly hour-long set on Friday, May 3, New York Hip Hop legend Nas busted out If I Ruled the World, an iconic song not only for his 20-year career, but for the genre as well. Sure, it elicited the most enthusiastic audience response at The Republik. But for Nas, it was just another footnote in a back catalogue that’s earned him the distinction as one of the most prolific in hip-hop’s history...
BY: LEILA ORTIZ