Nasir Jones, who is back with his 10th studio album ‘Life Is Good‘ decided to parlay with close friends and industry associates at Bistro Bagatelle’s Moet Lounge in New York last night.
“I came from saying, ‘Life’s a bitch and then you die’ to Life Is Good, so it’s a whole journey that you go through to understand why I’m feeling this way,“–Nas as told to MTV on the Red Carpet
The event was attended rival turned good friend Jay-Z, Swizz Beatz, Producer No I.D, Busta Rhymes, BET Exec Stephen Hill, Radio Personality Angie Martinez and a host of others….
Check out a more pictures from the shindig below and my brief synopsis of ‘Life Is Good‘
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She may be gone but Nasir Jones is keeping the legacy of the late Amy Winehouse alive by introducing us to his collaboration with the fallen angel on ‘Cherry Wine‘ a new track featured on his upcoming ‘Life Is Good‘ album due in stores July 17th.
The track is produced by long-time Winehouse producer Salaam Remi
What’s the deal? Excited for the Nas/Amy collab? Take a listen…
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Nothing like previewing the finished product before it officially hits the streets. Thanks to powers that be over at Maybach Music Group for allowing fans to hear all of the tracks before the awaited street date next week.
Join the regular starting line-up of Rick Ross, Meek Mill, Wale, along with newcomers Stalley and R&B singer Omarion. The album is surely to spawn a # of successful tracks like the original and features a who’s who among hip hop’s elite including Nas, Bun B, T.I, T-Pain, French Montana and slew of other fan favorites.
Check it out now!
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So amid all the negative reaction (particularly from his baby mama) Nasir Jones received on the lyrical content of his latest single all seems to be fine in the world as Destiny Jones appears alongside her father in the video for ‘Daughters’
The track will be appear on his upcoming album ‘Life Is Good‘ due out sometime this summer.
I’m always a fan of songs relaying a message and as always Nas usually delivers…
Check it out…
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This is definitely radio friendly with lots of crossover appeal. I said immediately upon hearing this Nicki should count this as single and low and behold a video surfaces on yesterday.
The visuals which are directed by Benny Boom feature Nicki, Chris and Nas????? Yes rapper Nas appears as Nicki’s love interest in the video….
Nas is on his New York State of mind in the brand new visual for his latest single ‘The Don’… Reminiscent of an older Sincere (his character in the movie Belly), Nas returns to the streets of NYC showcasing his lavish lifestyle along with heavy lyrical wisdom.
‘The Don’ is set to appear on the new Nas album “Life Is Good’ due in stores soon!
Check out the video below and click here for the response from Carmen Bryan, mother of Nas’ daughter in reference to his ‘Daughters’ single!
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The struggles of raising a daughter can be incredibly hard especially for a single dad. In a world filled with Facebook, Twitter, Tagged and every other thinkable social networking hub the dangers of losing our young ladies to an unforseen world is alarming…..
Thankfully Nas sees what’s really not good out there as he shares his own experiences with raising a daughter. Nas speaks about the increasing dangers that may await young princesses and raps about how his own daughter was posing on photo-sharing site…… with a box of condoms (Safe Sex is The Best Sex)…..
Anyway I’m thoroughly enjoying the direction Nas is taking with his new album ‘Life Is Good’ which is dropping in stores July 17th.
Take a listen…
Nasty Nasir Jones drops the sequel to his 1996 classic ‘Black Girl Lost’ from It Was Written in the form of ‘Another Black Girl Lost’…. Nas is all about schoolin life on the ‘Lost’ track by educating women who tend to put on blinders when it comes to dealing with men. Teach Mr. Jones
The Hit-Boy produced track is rumored to be featured on Nas’s new album ‘Life Is Good’ due out later this year..
As a huge fan and follower of the Queensbridge native I’m loving the way the music is sounding and shaping up thus far…
Peep it out down below….
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Nicki Minaj has recruited some top heavy ammunition for her forthcoming album and the proof can be found in the pudding. Label Mate Drake, Young Jeezy, and hip hop royalty Nas join Nicki Minaj on the highly anticipated ‘Champion’.
It’s quite the best Nicki flow I’ve heard in a while and she definitely holds her own among her male counterparts. It would have been cool to see them go ham but the mellow ‘Champion‘gives us opportunity to divulge and take in their signature styles one by one.
Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded will be in stores April 2nd in both standard and deluxe versions
Check out the new track below
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Gone but not forgotten Amy Winehouse and Nas team up on brand new single ‘Like Smoke‘. The single produced by Salaam Remi will appear on Amy’s posthumous album ‘Lioness: Hidden Treasures’ in stores December 5th.
Really excited for any and all things Amy Winehouse. I was just taking about her last night…. Listen to the track below.
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