By Alyssa Debonair Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer Earlier this week, Damian Marley was back in the spotlight, when Jay-Z delivered the "Bam" music video. Since 2009, Damian Marley has had a strong hand in rap. Back then, Nas linked up with Damian Marley for their Distant Relatives album. 292170
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Six years ago, Nas sparked a three year debate with four words, Hip Hop is Dead. The quality in hip hop music and the focus on lyricism had dwindled. After the debate was sparked, little was done to improve the state of
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Six years away from the game, Raekwon returned in 2009 with Only Built 4 Cuban Linx, Pt. II. In the time since the release of that album, Raekwon has been one of the most-discussed names in hip hop. The comeback effort from
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer During his first appearance on MTV RapFix, Nas discussed several topics with Sway Calloway, many regarding his Life is Good album. It has been a year since Nas first announced he was working on a new project. The last project Nas released
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Since the 2008 release of Untitled, Nas has been out of the public eye. Nas enjoyed a brief return to the game with Damian Marley for Distant Relatives. Last year, it seemed as if Nas was going to release a new album.
"Nothing to Lose" is a single of K'naan's upcoming More Beautiful Than Silence EP. The project will also have features from Nelly Furtado. However, the current track features Nas, who last worked with K'naan on his Damian Marley-assisted album, Distant Relatives. Listen to "Nothing to Lose" by K'naan ft. Nas below:
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Three years have passed since Nas last released a solo album. Over the course of these three years, his mind state has definitely changed. In 2008, Nas was determined to name his album Nigger. The album was supposed to address the controversy
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Following the release of Distant Relatives with Damian Marley, Nas informed fans he would release The Lost Tapes 2. In 2002, Nas released an album of songs that did not make his Stillmatic album and it was met with positive reviews. Nas