Nas turned forty on Saturday and he had several parties to celebrate the occasion. He kicked it off with a party thrown by Hennessy and ended the celebration in Las Vegas at Tao. Guest at the parties including Mariah Carey, Jermaine Dupri, Diddy, Dave Chappelle, Steve Stoute and more. He doesn’t look a day over 25.
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Jay-Z was snapped in the studio with Nas, Justin Timberlake and Timbaland. Lenny S took the picture, saying: “JAY x JT x NAS x TIMBO Rat Pack shit. For some this is “Work”… For us it’s just Fun. #RocNation.”
No word on exactly what they are working on but Justin is prepping his next album, The 20/20 Experience 2, due out September 30th.
Pharrell was also there and snapped a picture with Justin. Read more
Nas has been crowned the greatest lyricist of all time by CNN. The rapper tells the writer it might be too early to be making such a list, adding the list won’t matter years from now. “It’s wayyyyyy, way, way too early in our lives. It’s great to put a list together, but don’t take it too seriously because your list won’t matter 10 years from now or 15 years from now. It’ll be a different list.” Read more
Kelis and her son Knight Jones were spotted shopping at Saks Fifth Avenue in Beverly Hills, California. The singer rocked out in some funky tights and platform sneakers were shoes shopping. The pair reportedly met up with Knight’s father, Nas, later. Read more
Nas hit up Conan last night and performed World’s An Addiction of his Life Is Good album.
Nas and his dad, Olu Dara, are featured in Gap’s 2012 Holiday “Love Comes In Every Color” ad campaign. They will appear in print, digital and in-store ads for the Christmas holiday. Nas posted the picture with the caption: “Me & Pops for The Gap. #LifeisGood”
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