To recognize civil rights activist Denmark Vesey, who was freed Nov. 9, 1799, dead prez’ M1 and Nas releases this cut with Beatnick & K-Salaam on the hook and production. Bump it and let freedom ring. xzone
‘Tis the season to be fresh. So for Gap‘s new commercial, they commission a list of musicians including Nas and his pops, Jazz musician Olu Dara Jones. That’s what you call Bridging The Gap. nahright
Save the excuses, fellas.
With John Legend on the hook, Meek takes the backseat with the Bawse and the Don for his debut’s latest track. Produced by DJ Infamous and The Agency. Dreams & Nightmares drops October 30. rap-genius
Queens gets the money and a new video. Nas’ baby bro Jungle compiles clips for a street version of “Queens Story”. The clip is crudely produced, but it’ll do for now. Cop Life Is Good here .
With Q-Tip on the 1s and 2s and Affion Crockett hosting, the Electric Factory hosted last night’s Heineken’s Red Star Access event. After Wale warmed up the crowd, Esco took it from there. hhs87
Meek’s mini-documentary keeps rolling as we get a look at Meek giving Nas a first preview of their collabo, “Maybach Curtains”. Hear the final version on Dreams & Nightmares on October 30. Previously: Pt. 4