Nas is an American rapper, songwriter and actor.
Aside from rapping and acting, Nas is an entrepreneur through his own record label,
retail sneaker store, and magazine publishing. He currently serves as Mass Appeal Magazine's
associate publisher as well as an owner of a Fila sneaker store.
Since 1994, Nas has sold over 25 million records worldwide
and is often named as one of the top hip hop artists.
Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones
Also known as
September 14, 1973 ( age
Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Queensbridge, Queens, New York, U.S.
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Father Olu Dara ( jazz and blues musician)
Mother Fannie Ann Jones
Kelis (m. 2005-2010)
3rd Bass, AZ, Bravehearts, Damian Marley, The Firm, Kelis, Mobb Deep
These brothers right here is behind the "ooochie Wally"..have fun, you know but they from the projects so its the mixure of that hood, but its also another side to it so they got sh!t for everybody on there.
Always been around, always been the foundation, youn knw thats family first and formost... always been there.
Nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Rap Album ("I Am...").
Nominated for 2 MTV Video Music Awards for Video of the Year and Best Rap Video ("One Mic").
Nominated for 2 Grammy Awards for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group ("The Essence" with AZ) and Best Music Video, Short Form ("One Mic").