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Nas And Kelis Big Freeze Is Thawing As Rapper Works To Spend More Time With His Son

6th June 2012

Rapper Nas is still struggling with his bid to spend more time with his toddler son, but he insists his war of words with ex-wife Kelis is over.The Milkshake singer gave birth to baby Knight...

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Nas Poses With Kelis-inspired Wedding Dress

6th June 2012

Rapper Nas has sparked speculation about his feelings for ex-wife Kelis after releasing the cover art for his new album, in which he poses thoughtfully with a green gown that looks like the one his...

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Will.i.am Splashes Out £15k On Laptops For Talented Youngsters

28th May 2012

will.i.am splashed out £15,000 on MacBook computers for members of a youth music project in London. The Black Eyed Peas star met with youngsters from the Prince's Trust project, Urban Development, and was so impressed...

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Rock The Bells 2012: Festival Announces Wiz Khalifa, Ice Cube, Rza

16th May 2012

The touring hip-hop festival Rock the Bells has announced its line-up, revealing that Bone Thugs-n-harmony, Wiz Khalifa and Ice Cube are amongst the major acts performing in August. Rza is also one of the headline...

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Nas Called Off Tour To Be By His Mother's Side As She Died

By Steven Williams | 19th April 2012

Nas, the rapper behind the landmark hip hop album, 'Illmatic', revealed that a lot of his inspiration was the pain he felt from the loss of his mother after she died of cancer, following a...

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Nas Opens Up About Concert Promoter's Kidnapping

29th March 2012

Nas has opened up about the recent kidnapping of his former concert promoter Patrick Allocco, insisting the U.S. businessman was ill-prepared to stage a gig in Angola and blamed the axed show on the rapper...

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Nas' Record Earnings Going Straight To U.s. Tax Officials

25th March 2012

Rapper Nas has been forced to sacrifice his earnings from record sales to officials at America's Internal Revenue Service (Irs) to help pay off his $6 million (£3.75 million) tax debt.The I Can hitmaker, real...

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Dr. Dre To Produce Horror Film

22nd March 2012

Dr. Dre is to produce a new horror film.The music mogul is heading up 'Thaw' with his Crucial Films partner Daniel Schnider.'Thaw' - which will be written by Vik Weet - centres around an ancient...

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The Things They Say 24679

20th March 2012

"Part of me didn't want to do the song... It's a bittersweet feeling to do something with her now that she's not here. I'm happy... the sweet part is that we do have the music,...

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Nas Unsure About Winehouse Duet

20th March 2012

Nas says ''part'' of him ''didn't want to'' record a posthumous song with Amy Winehouse.The rapper had planned to write a song with Amy before her death from accidental alcohol poisoning last July, and was...

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Fascinating Fact 13071

19th March 2012

Rapper Nas performed his 1994 debut album Illmatic in its entirety during his set at the South BY Southwest festival in Austin, Texas on Saturday night (17Mar12). The Moody Theater set featured guest appearances by...

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Nas Facing Another Tax Bill

15th February 2012

Rapper Nas has fallen foul of tax officials again after he was previously accused of owing millions of dollars to U.S. authorities.The hip-hop star has suffered numerous financial problems in recent years, including an expensive...

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Jay Z's Glory Gets First Live Outing At Carnegie Hall Concert

7th February 2012

Beyonce showed off her voluptuous post-pregnancy figure at her husband Jay Z 's Carnegie Hall concert in New York on Monday (February 6, 2012). The New York Daily News have published photos of the Destiny's...

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Jay Z Brings Hip-hop To Historic Carnegie Hall

7th February 2012

Jay Z became only the second hip-hop star in history to perform a concert at New York's Carnegie Hall on Monday evening (January 6, 2012). Wyclef Jean graced the stage in 2001, with Stevie Wonder,...

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Promoter Kidnapped In Angola After Nas' New Year's Eve No-show

3rd January 2012

Concert promoter Patrick Allocco has been kidnapped in Angola after rapper Nas failed to stage a show there on New Year's Eve (31Dec11).Nas and his opening act Jemiah Jai were due to perform at a...

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Nas: Amy Winehouse Duet Is Bittersweet

30th December 2011

Nas thinks his 'Like Smoke' duet with Amy Winehouse is "bittersweet".The hip-hop star - whose collaboration with the late singer is featured on her posthumous album 'Amy Winehouse Lioness: Hidden Treasures' - explained although he...

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Winehouse Joked She And Nas Should Marry

6th December 2011

Late singer Amy Winehouse would often joke about marrying rapper Nas whenever the two pals partied together.The pair developed a close relationship after meeting through mutual friend and collaborator, music producer Salaam Remi, and Nas...

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50 Cent Returning To Hip Hop Roots

15th November 2011

50 Cent's new album will see him return to hip-hop's roots. The 'In Da Club' rapper is currently finishing recording of his fifth album, and while he doesn't think it will be as popular as...

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World Of Hip-hop Mourns Loss Of Heavy D

9th November 2011

Nas, Common and rap mogul Russell Simmons are among the stars leading the tributes to hip-hop icon Heavy D, who died on Tuesday (08Nov11) at the age of 44.The rap veteran was reportedly found unconscious...

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Amy Winehouse And Nas Collaboration Hits The Airwaves

3rd November 2011

Two tracks from Amy Winehouse's posthumous release were aired to the public for the first time this week, being played on New York radio station Hot 97 . They're the first songs to be heard...

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Nas References Winehouse's Death In New Song

3rd November 2011

Amy Winehouse's soon-to-be-released new song contains a poignant tribute from rapper Nas which was recorded after her tragic death.The singer passed away in July (11) and her family plans to release an album of previously-unheard...

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Posthumous Amy Winehouse Album To Be Released

31st October 2011

A new album of unheard Amy Winehouse material is to be released in December.'Amy Winehouse Lioness: Hidden Treasures' features never before heard songs by the 'Back to Black' singer - who died unexpectedly in July...

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Rock The Bells Festival Finale Cancelled

16th September 2011

A hip-hop concert set to feature headline performances from Lauryn Hill, Nas and Erykah Badu has been cancelled.The Rock The Bells festival series was scheduled to wrap up in Boston, Massachusetts on 24 September (11)...

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Kelis Racially Abused In London

15th September 2011

Kelis claims she was racially abused by a man while in a London airport queue.The 32-year-old singer took to twitter to voice her disgust at the incident claiming she was called a 'slave' as well...

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The Things They Tweet 1911

15th September 2011

"Special shout out and love goes out to a Angel we all lost ... The world lost. A real musician, true artist. Amy Winehouse.... Happy Bday Sis! Poppin champagne 4 u (sic)! I got another...

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Nas Shares Birthday Wishes With Winehouse

15th September 2011

Rapper Nas is helping to keep Amy Winehouse's memory alive by sharing his birthday with the late soul star on Wednesday (14Sep11).The I Can hitmaker was flooded with best wishes from fans and famous friends...

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Lady Gaga Recalls Her 911 Memories

9th September 2011

Lady Gaga has been speaking about her memories of September 11th as the 10th anniversary approaches. "On September 11, I was at school with my girlfriends" said the native New Yorker to Mtv.com. "I just...

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Lady Gaga Encourages Fans To Pay Tribute On 9/11

7th September 2011

Lady Gaga and Nas have filmed a Public Service Announcement (Psa) urging fans to pay tribute to the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the 10th anniversary of the tragedy this weekend (11Sep11).The Poker...

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Lady Gaga Joins 9/11 Commemoration Campaign

7th September 2011

Lady Gaga along with a host of other stars has joined the 'I Will' 9/11 remembrance campaign.The campaign created by Viacom includes Nas, Julianne Hough, Dj Pauly D as well as Drake Bell and is...

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Hill And Nas Cancel Canada Concert

2nd September 2011

R&B singer Lauryn Hill and rapper Nas have been forced to cancel a joint concert due to a scheduling conflict.The stars were due to take the stage at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada on...

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