Nas And Erykah Badu Team Up On “This Bitter Land”: Listen

Rachel Sonis | July 27, 2016 - 11:52 am

The track is featured on the soundtrack of the upcoming movie The Land. More »

Kanye West Is Working On New Music For A Movie Soundtrack

Carl Williott | May 6, 2016 - 2:43 pm

Nas, Erykah Badu and Pusha T will also contribute. More »

Watch The Weeknd & Nas Perform “Tell Your Friends” At The Met Gala

Carl Williott | May 3, 2016 - 10:42 am

The Weeknd brings out the hometown legend. More »

Big Boi Is The Latest Artist to Land Las Vegas Residency: Morning Mix

Jordan Simon | February 3, 2016 - 8:00 am

Plus: The 9th annual Roots Picnic lineup is star-studded. Also see which artists will be performing on TV today. More »

Demi Lovato Stars In Upcoming ‘Smurfs’ Reboot: Morning Mix

Christina Lee | June 15, 2015 - 5:00 am

Plus: 5 Seconds of Summer guitarist Michael Clifford’s hair catches on fire. Be sure to also see which artists will perform on TV today. More »

‘Furious 7′ Becomes The Fifth Highest-Grossing Film Of All Time: Morning Mix

Bianca Gracie | April 28, 2015 - 5:00 am

Plus Grimes defends Tidal. Also see which artists will perform on television today! More »

Madonna Shakes Boobs On 2015 Grammys Red Carpet, Praises Taylor Swift: Watch

Bianca Gracie | February 9, 2015 - 1:57 pm

Madonna’s “Living For Love” performance at the 2015 Grammys last night (February 8) was an awesome event in itself, but the diva got the party started prior to the night’s festivities! More »

Madonna’s ‘Rebel Heart’: See The Tracklist Featuring Nas, Chance The Rapper And Mike Tyson

Christina Lee | January 19, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Madonna has revealed the tracklist for Rebel Heart on iTunes. With that comes some good news: Despite the dozens of leaks and vast list of producers and artists (DiploAvicii, Kanye West) already linked to the release, the pop superstar continues to surprise with her choice of collaborators.

Turns out,… More »

Madonna Took The Ultimate Shameless Selfie With Kanye West

Bianca Gracie | October 31, 2014 - 10:28 am

It’s no secret that Kanye West is a humbly vain person, as is the Instagram-loving Madonna. So when the two stars came together for a once-in-a-lifetime selfie, the result was just magic! Both artists attended the Keep A Child Alive‘s 11th Annual Black Ball in NYC last night (October 30), and found time to share their best Blue SteelMore »

‘Nas: Time Is Illmatic’ Trailer Features Pharrell, Alicia Keys And Busta Rhymes: Watch

Christina Lee | August 30, 2014 - 8:51 am

“I was trying to make the perfect album,” Nas says of his 1994 debut Illmatic, in a just-released trailer for a documentary celebrating exactly that. Directed by One9, Nas: Time Is Illmatic details the creative process behind the Queensbridge, N.Y. rapper’s stunning debut, which received The Source’s perfect, five-mic rating and became one of the… More »

Father’s Day Playlist 2014: 8 Songs That Celebrate Dads

Bianca Gracie | June 12, 2014 - 8:58 am

Every year, mothers are praised for their love and dedication for what seems like the entirety of May while fathers are quietly shoved into the background. But this time around, these doting dads will get the shine they deserve here on Idolator! Father’s Day (this Sunday, June 15 — don’t forgot to buy Dear Ol’ More »

Coachella 2014: Kid Cudi & Nas Perform Star-Studded Sets, Arcade Fire Brings Out Fake Daft Punk

Christina Lee | April 21, 2014 - 8:58 am

A week ago, Arcade Fire brought out Blondie’s Debbie Harry to perform “Heart of Glass” for the band’s first headlining set at Coachella, adding to the number of high-profile guests at this year’s festival. During the second weekend, though, a duo dressed as Daft Punk crashed the Montreal band’s set for a slo-mo version of… More »

Jennifer Lopez Honored At GLAAD Media Awards: Morning Mix

Christina Lee | April 14, 2014 - 5:03 am

Did You Hear?

:: Jennifer Lopez was honored April 12 at this year’s GLAAD Media Awards with the Vanguard Award, for being an advocate for gay rights and serving as executive producer of The Fosters, an ABC Family series about a lesbian couple raising their children. Watch her touching speech above. [AP]
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Lollapalooza 2014 Lineup Includes Eminem, Outkast (Shocking!), Calvin Harris & Lorde

Robbie Daw | March 26, 2014 - 7:23 am

It’s the first week of spring, which means — duh! —  it’s time to start thinking about August…and in particular, Lollapalooza. The annual three-day Chicago event (held this time from August 1 -3 at Grant Park) is one of the final big fests to reveal its lineup, and now that the names are out there,… More »

Watch J. Cole Praise Nas At Vibe Impact Awards

Carl Williott | January 29, 2014 - 8:38 am

There was “Let Nas Down” and “Made Nas Proud,” and now J. Cole has delivered a heartfelt speech praising his favorite MC. The Born Sinner spoke at the VIBE Impact Awards to tribute Nas, reminiscing about how hearing It Was Written for the first time when he was nine converted him from 2Pac to the Queensbridge legend.

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Mariah Carey Hits The Studio With Nas & Jermaine Dupri

Bianca Gracie | September 27, 2013 - 11:16 am

Despite the fact that her fourteenth album has been delayed, pushed back and delayed again, Mariah Carey is finally on the home stretch, now putting putting last minute touches on her upcoming LP The Art Of Letting Go. The songbird posted some behind-the-scenes photos on Twitter, showing her work in the studio with Nas and longtime collaborator Jermaine Dupri. 
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Nas Reacts To Kendrick Lamar’s “King Of New York” Claim: Watch

Patrick Bowman | August 17, 2013 - 10:43 am

For the past week, the best MCs in hip-hop (as well as Riff Raff and Michael Lohan, apparently) have been grubbing around in the aftermath of Kendrick Lamar’s now epochal, world-beating verse on Big Sean’s “Control.”  The track’s most hot-button lines have Lamar insisting that “I’m the king of New York / King of the coast / One hand I… More »

Big Sean’s ‘Hall Of Fame’ Tracklist Features Nicki Minaj, Ellie Goulding, Nas, Miguel & More

Carl Williott | August 5, 2013 - 5:40 am

Big Sean’s Hall Of Fame tracklist was spotted on Amazon by the keen eyes over at Hip Hop N More before the listing was removed. The August 27 release gets 15 tracks with almost as many guest spots, including cameos from top MCs like Lil Wayne, Nas and Kid Cudi, plus features from Miguel and Ellie Goulding. More »

Timbaland Slams Posthumous Aaliyah “Duets,” Teases Collab With Nas, Jay Z & Justin Timberlake

Carl Williott | July 23, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Timbaland has been all over Diddy’s Revolt, first giving a revealing interview regarding his falling out and subsequent reconciliation with Jay-Z. This time, he’s speaking his mind on the posthumous Aaliyah “duets” proffered by Drake and Chris Brown. In a nutshell: he’s not a fan (was anyone?), saying “it will never work.” He added, “Aaliyah’s… More »

Jay-Z’s ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Samsung App is Being Investigated By The FTC: Morning Mix

Mike Wass | July 17, 2013 - 5:30 am

Did You Hear?

:: Jay-Z finally got his 100th problem. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is investigating Hov’s Magna Carta Holy Grail app after complaints that users had to provide too many details to Samsung — including call histories — before using it. [Pigeons & Planes]

:: Start knitting those… More »

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