Nas and the Wu-Tang Clan have announced that they're going on tour together as headliners. The NY State of Mind tour, sponsored by LiveNation, will hit 25 cities across North America and begin in St. Louis, Missouri at the end of August with the tour's final date being the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, California on October 4th.
This December Showtime will kick off HIP HOP 50, its multiyear, cross-platform programming initiative celebrating the 50th anniversary of Hip-Hop. HIP HOP 50 will continue to run over the next three years and will encompass unscripted series and features, podcasts and digital shorts by and about some of the foremost names in the genre, culminating with […]
One duo that constantly keeps getting brought up when it comes to potential VERZUZ battles is New York rap kings Jay-Z and Nas, but the former's longtime right hand man Memphis Bleek is saying Esco doesn't even have the song catalogue to go up against Hova.
Our culture will finally have a destination where its’ rich history will be formally exhibited. Some living legends helped break ground at the Universal Hip-Hop Museum. As reported by HipHopDX the build out of the Universal Hip Hop Museum is officially underway. On Thursday, May 20 several Rap icons appeared on site to put shovels to dirt […]
The only rapper who can honestly say they "ethered" JAY-Z in a battle is now celebrating a huge financial victory.
Two of the most iconic artists that help defined our culture are receiving historical respect on their names. Nas and Janet Jackson are officially being added to the record books. As spotted on Hype Beast the two legendary performers will be getting one of the most special distinctions for music artists. On Wednesday, March 24 the Library […]
Of course, Nas is Black. But maybe to drive home the point and/or to stunt on the next level, the Queensbridge rapper has teamed with Pantone for his own color, "ULTRA BLACK by Nas."