Name: Nas
Birth Name: 
Nasir Bin Olu Dara Jones
Birth Date: 
September 14, 1973
Birth Place: 
Queensbridge, Queens, New York
Occupation: 
Rapper, actor
Relationship Status: 
Single
Celebrity Ranking # 1905
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Bruno Mars, Lady Gaga & Outkast to Headline 2014 Summerfest

Posted Wednesday March 26, 2014 11:20 AM GMT

When the weather gets hot concert lineups get even hotter, and Summerfest has a 2014 schedule that will blow your mind.

With headliners that range from Bruno Mars to Motley Crue, all musical genres will be covered between June 25th-29th and July 1st-6th when the mammoth festival rolls into Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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Eminem, Outkast & Kings of Leon to Headline Lollapalooza 2014

Posted Wednesday March 26, 2014 9:10 AM GMT

Summer concert season is fast approaching and the folks at Lollapalooza 2014 made a huge announcement this week.

The three-day festival (August 1st- 3rd) will feature headliners like Eminem, Outkast, Kings of Leon, Skrillex and Arctic Monkeys when things kick off at Chicago’s Grant Park.

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Nas Film "Time Is Illmatic" To Kick Off Tribeca Film Festival

Posted Wednesday February 19, 2014 3:15 PM GMT

With less than two months until the 13th Annual Tribeca Film Festival, the organization announced "Time is Illmatic" will open the springtime theater event on April 16th.

Directed by artist One9, the documentary takes a look back at Nas' famous album 20 years after its original release.

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New Trailer Released for "Black Nativity": Watch Here!

Posted Wednesday September 25, 2013 8:18 PM GMT

Gearing up for a big holiday release, Fox Searchlight Pictures released a new trailer for "Black Nativity" on Wednesday (September 25).

In the musical drama, a street-wise teen from Baltimore who has been raised by a single mother travels to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives, where he embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey.

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Jay-Z Leaks New “BBC” Track: Listen Here!

Posted Thursday July 4, 2013 10:30 AM GMT

His brand new album Magna Carta Holy Grail just released to Samsung users today (July 4) and Jay-Z is giving the rest of us a taste of what’s to come.

The “Run This Town” rapper dropped his new song “BBC” this morning, and there’s a whole host of artists in the mix.

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Jennifer Hudson’s “Black Nativity” Trailer: Watch Here!

Posted Monday July 1, 2013 1:38 PM GMT

Making all the right career moves, Jennifer Hudson will be starring in the forthcoming “Black Nativity” and the new trailer just hit the web.

The much-anticipated musical also boasts stars like Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Tyrese Gibson, and Mary J. Blige, under the writing and direction of Kasi Lemmons.

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Timberlake, Timbaland, Nas & Jay-Z: Star-Studded Studio Session!

Posted Thursday June 6, 2013 1:30 PM GMT

They’re each creative giants in their own right, and it looks like Justin Timberlake, Jay-Z, Timbaland, and Nas held their own musical summit last night (June 5).

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Kanye West to Headline 2013 Governors Ball

Posted Tuesday January 22, 2013 8:32 PM GMT

Whetting music fan's appetites for a huge summer show, the annual Governors Ball music festival lineup was announced on Tuesday (January 22).

Headlining the concert will be Kanye West, Kings of Leon, and a third unannounced act.

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