Nasty Nas hopped on Instagram Monday (October eight) and geeked out over the well-known Rolling Stones backup vocalist.
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Always wanted to meet this man face to face and i meet him last night. Bernard Fowler, he’s singing in the closing scene of the movie BEAT STREET with The Mariner’s Baptist Church Choir. The song is Do You Believe. He’s from Queenbridge the 41st side of 12th street. Great Guy!! Has done more musically then i ever knew. Great history. We Everywhere #beatstreetmoviefreestar.queue.push(perform () );
In a latest interview, Nas revealed what has motivated him to maintain making music.
“I really like hip-hop. I’ve liked it since I used to be a child. It’s nonetheless like a dream and it’s nonetheless contemporary to me. I nonetheless really feel the love for it. I really like the artwork of it. More than something, I really like the artform. That’s loopy [for hip-hop to be so popular now]. I bear in mind when it was thought of not even music. To see what it's at present, I knew it might be that. [Younger influences,] I liked Jackson 5. I liked Rick James. I liked James Brown. Lots of various cool cats. [laughs] … Even if I did like a suburban life album, anyone would love it as a result of there’s a world there that’s not being catered to. I believe that might work, which may work, I bought the hearth beneath me.” (“Late Show With Stephen Colbert”)
Nasir Jones additionally mirrored on lately recording his NASIR album with Kanye West in Jackson, Wyoming.
“The individuals are nice. One of essentially the most lovely locations I’ve ever been to. It was the final place I believed I might report an album however we had been there and no person bothered us. It was an excellent time. Kanye is the form of man who wanted to be away from all the pieces when he was recording I suppose. He stated it to me and I used to be like, ‘I don’t know. I’ve by no means been there.’ But as soon as I bought there it was an incredible expertise. It was Jackson – I noticed the mountains.” (“Late Show With Stephen Colbert”)
In July, Nas low-key revealed he has a brand new album on deck.
“It’s one other album that I already had been engaged on earlier than [the one with] Kanye,” he advised Martinez. “Since I did this, I gotta do one thing that goes into one other route a bit of bit. I’m ending up the subsequent one.” Nas confirms he’s achieved work with Swizz Beatz and RZA (“I’m a giant Wu-Tang fan”). He additionally acknowledged the six-year hole between 2012’s Life Is Good and this summer season’s Nasir, promising the watch for his subsequent album gained’t be as lengthy. “All the time that glided by, it’s dope as a result of now I get to do it from one other stage,” he stated. “I get to make music from an older perspective.” (Billboard)freestar.queue.push(perform () );