Nas On the Cover of Clash Magazine

blame it on JES7 November 3, 2012

Clash Magazine’s December issue will feature the Queensbridge Don Nas gracing their cover and will delve into his fashion sense, his last LP, Life Is Good and much more. Peep some BTS video footage of the shoot after the jump. Spotted: OS.

It’s the last days of the London Olympics and Nas is in town. Tomorrow he’ll witness the USA men’s basketball team win a gold medal. But today he’s in Hackney, Dalston, to be exact, explaining why 2012 was the right year for him to release an album. “It’s an interesting time,” he begins. “[Music] comes out the way it comes out, you know? I never plan it to get it ready; music speaks to me in a way that tells me, ‘It’s time to do it again’. I never know when it’s time.” After eighteen years of recording, these days he feels less pressure when it comes to the reception of an album. “Nervousness left a long time ago, except for the good butterflies you feel about to do something exciting. It’s just a good feeling and it’s cool to think that every time I put out a record, the sounds are more seasoned.”

  • GIG

    Nas is TRULY what hip hop represents…he is an ABSOLUTE ARTIST in every sense of the word! Hip hop should be proud to have Nas as a LEGENDARY representative!!!!

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  • Tboh

    gr8st of his generation…all the man needs is one mic

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