Photo Of The Day: Russell Simmons, Nas & Kevin Liles At The #MillionsMarchNYC Rally

Written by Nigel D. / 12.13.14


People of all races took to the streets of New York to protest against racism and injustice. The protest was inspired by the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner going unpunished. In both cases the men were unarmed and killed and the cop did not face an indictment. Check more photos and video from the protests on DistinctHype.

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Video: Nas Stars In Hennessy’s New “The Ride” Commercial

Written by Nigel D. / 12.01.14

Long before Illmatic, Nas was living in a N.Y. State of Mind, absorbing the people, places and events that would come to define his lyrics. Witness #TheRide that gave us one of hip-hop’s greatest legends.

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Hip Hop Reacts To Darren Wilson Not Being Indicted

Written by Nigel D. / 11.26.14

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See how Hip Hop artists responded to Darren Wilson not being indicted for shooting Mike Brown. What was your reaction?

Killer Mike Responds To The Grand Jury Not Indicting Darren Wilson
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Nas – The Season (Produced By J Dilla)

Written by Nigel D. / 10.30.14

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Nas gets his hands on a J Dilla Beat for “The Season.”

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Video: Nas Previews “The Season” (Produced By J Dilla)

Written by Nigel D. / 10.30.14

Nas surprised fans at the Run The Jewels fan appreciation event tonight, and dropped off his new single.

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Video: Nas Learns About His Ancestors On PBS’ “Finding Your Roots”

Written by Nigel D. / 10.29.14

Nas encounters his 3rd Great-Grandmother’s Bill of Sale, a devastatingly telling document, and imagines what his enslaved ancestors’ daily lives might have been like, from hardships and pain to marriage and celebration.

Check the full episode on PBS.

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Video: Angie Martinez Interviews Nas

Written by Nigel D. / 10.01.14

Nas surprises Angie in-studio for legendary New York Moment. He discusses his new documentary and upcoming music.

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