Nas’ second album It Was Written was released in 1996.

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By Gabriel Alvarez. Illmatic had an all-star lineup of East Coast producers—Large Professor, DJ Premier, Pete Rock, Q-Tip, and L.E.S.—to provide the boom bap backdrop for Nas to display his “N.Y. Nas is one of the best in the business when it comes to telling stories with intensely vivid bars. Due to the new sound and such songs as If I Ruled the World (Imagine That) and Street Dreams Nas became a part of the mainstream hip-hop. AZ Songs Lyrics - Your single destination for English songs lyrics, Hindi songs lyrics, Tamil, Telugu and other songs lyrics of different languages.

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Nas - Samples, Covers and Remixes on WhoSampled. We have 0 albums and 91 song lyrics in our database. From start to finish, the beats on this album are complex, inventive, and almost perfectly suited for AZ's style of rhyming.

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The album also expanded on Nas's Escobar persona, who lived a Scarface/Casino-esque lifestyle. From start to finish, the beats on this album are complex, inventive, and almost perfectly suited for AZ's style of rhyming.

Prime example of Nas incredible story telling ability. About this time Nas, AZ, Foxy Brown and Cormega organized the super-band The Firm. The discography of Nas, an American rapper, consists of twelve studio albums, five compilations, one extended play, and seventy-eight singles (including twelve collaboration singles and thirty-three as a featured artist).

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View AZ song lyrics by popularity along with songs featured in, albums, videos and song meanings. Born in Brooklyn, he initially garnered attention with his guest feature on "Life's a Bitch," one of the standout tracks on Nas' landmark debut album, Illmatic (1994). It was released as a 12" single on April 19, 1994 by Columbia Records.It features rapping from AZ and cornet playing by Nas' father Olu Dara.. "Mo Money, Mo Murder "Homicide"" by AZ feat. 50+ videos Play all Mix - DJ Forgotten - Blessed Pt. Has he lived up to those high expectations? Nas committed the cardinal sin on this one, he allowed the Guest MC to outshine him on his own track.

Nas sampled The O'Jays's "Cry Together". Speak on Nas - Duration: 22:16.

Thanks to YouTube-- and hip-hop-- campaign songs have seen a bit of a resurrection this year. With a cast list lengthy enough to compete with that of a small movie, The Album is an auditory trip into the lives of a handful of nefarious individuals living a gangster lifestyle, however unconvincing. Listen to both songs on WhoSampled, the ultimate database of sampled music, cover songs and remixes.

[Nas] "Nas is like.." Earth Wind & Fire, rims and tires Bulletproof glass, inside is the realest driver Planets in orbit, line em up with the stars Tarot cards, you can see the pharaoh Nas "Nas is like.." Iron Mike, messiah type Before the Christ, after the death

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Explore rap, and tell me Nas ain't all that And next time I rhyme, I be foul Whenever I freestyle I see trial niggaz say I'm wow I hate a rhymebiter's rhyme Stay tuned, Nas, soon the real rap comes at halftime (Right..) It's halftime (Right..) Exhale, check it it's halftime (Right..) It's halftime … Besides, Jay adds, Nas wasn't really counting off: "You ain't get a corn, n---a, you was getting f---ed then/I know who I paid, god, Serchlite Publishing." Nas delivers a song with a good message while keeping his musical personality and without being corny or unoriginal.