Nas

QUOTE OF THE DAY: L.A RIED

“We’ll have to see.” (Sohh.com) L.A’s response when asked if Nas’ controversial forthcoming album ‘Nigger’ will appear in stores with that title. A simple yes or no would have sufficed L.A….. (rolling eyes..). He doesn’t have a damn clue. I bet the album’s pushed back and they retitle it ‘The N- Word’.

AUDIO: NEW NAS INTERVIEW (FOXXHOLE RADIO) / ‘NIGGER’ TO DROP APRIL 22ND…

  Nas talks about his music, The Grammys and his eagerly anticipated forthcoming album ‘Nigger’. Nas also reveals that the album will drop on April 22nd. LISTEN I’m glad they asked him to elaborate on the comments he made at The Grammys, with regards to the US Voting Rights Act. I am stunned……….. President Bush recently signed a document EXTENDING an African American’s right to vote, which effectively means that right could be taken away when the extension comes up for renewal again! If they decide not to renew it then that’s a black man’s/woman’s []

NAS UNVEILS ‘NIGGER’ T-SHIRT AT THE GRAMMYS….

  I am sitting here watching ‘Live From The Red Carpet – The Grammy Awards’ on the E! Entertainment channel. So far Alicia Keys, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Ne-Yo, Ludacris, Souljah Boy and Rihanna have all walked the red carpet and have engaged in small talk with E! hosts. Anyway, so I’m sitting here taking in all the fanfare when the camera zooms in on the arrival of Kelis and Nas….. What I saw made me feel a little uncomfortable. I understand where Nas is going with this []

DEF JAM: WE BACK NAS’ ‘NIGGER’ ALBUM

A representative for Island Def Jam has come forward to dispel growing reports that the label is planning to drop Nas, due to the title of his upcoming controversial CD, Nigger. Reports surfaced this week stating that retailers were refusing to stock the CD. According to reports, if Nas refused to change the title, Island Def Jam, which is a unit of Universal Music Group, was prepared to drop him from the label. “That is absolutely ridiculous and untrue,” an Island Def Jam spokesperson told []

IS DEF JAM ABOUT TO DROP NAS?

  According to insiders, Def Jam bigwigs have given rapper Nas an ultimatium. Change the name of your new album or find a new label home!   Nas is currently refusing to change the name of his upcoming album, ‘Nigger’, and label heads are furious. A label source says,   “There is no way that we can put out an album with that title. Many retailers have already told us – flat out – that they won’t carry an album with that title. If Nas doesn’t change his mind, he’ll be dropped. []