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Nas (Musician)

Overview
Works: 504 works in 1,133 publications in 3 languages and 25,734 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Rap (Music)  Popular music  Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  History  Interviews  Alternative rock music  Rhythm and blues music 
Roles: Performer, Composer, Actor, Singer, Interviewee, Lyricist, Musician, Illustrator
Classifications: ML3531, 782.421649
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Nas
Publications by Nas
Most widely held works by Nas
Late registration by Kanye West( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 795 libraries worldwide
Kanye West amazed music fans and critics with his second album, Late Registration. Along with several superstar guest appearances, the album includes the hits Gold Digger with Jamie Foxx and Diamonds from Sierra Leone
Lioness hidden treasures by Amy Winehouse( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 765 libraries worldwide
One of the best vocal talents in a generation passed away in July of 2011. In the wake of tragedy comes this twelve-track collection of previously unreleased songs and alternate versions of existing classics, as well as some brand new Amy Winehouse compositions. Celebrate the life and music of a one-of-a-kind voice with Lioness: Hidden Treasures
Know what I mean? : reflections on hip-hop by Michael Eric Dyson( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 761 libraries worldwide
Describes social, cultural, and political aspects of hip-hop music through dialogues with academic scholars and documentary filmmakers
Hot sauce committee by Beastie Boys( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 682 libraries worldwide
After four years, and Adam Yauch's successful battle with cancer, the Beastie Boys are back with their highly anticipated eighth studio album. Hot Sauce Committee Part 2 is also the band's first non-instrumental album since 2004's To the 5 Boroughs
My life II-- the journey continues (act 1) by Mary J Blige( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 653 libraries worldwide
Seventeen years after Mary J. Blige's breakthrough LP, My Life, the wiser R&B queen is back with a sequel. The first single is 25/8
Guitar heaven the greatest guitar classics of all time by Carlos Santana( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
18th studio album by the legendary Mexican American rock guitarist. The album comprises covers of 12 classic rock tracks, each featuring a guest vocalist. Performers include Chris Cornell, Rob Thomas, Joe Cocker and Jonny Lang
American gangster by Jay-Z( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 618 libraries worldwide
Back with his second album within a year, Jay-Z's 2007 release features new original material inspired by the upcoming movie of the same name
Tha carter IV by Lil Wayne( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 617 libraries worldwide
The wait is finally over as multi-Grammy-winning, multiplatinum hip-hop superstar Lil Wayne releases "Tha Carter IV", the feverishly anticipated follow-up to his game-changing 2008 set "Tha Carter III". The album, released via Young Money/Cash Money Records, includes the singles "6 foot 7 foot" (ft Cory Gunz), "John" (ft Rick Ross) and "How To Love". THA CARTER IV" is Wayne's 10th album in all, and sees the New Orleans rapper returning to his hip hop roots and cementing his reputation as the greatest rapper alive. The last decade has seen Weezy establish himself as arguably the most influential artist hip hop has seen in years, with more than 10 million records sold, a staggering eight Grammy nominations for the seminal Tha Carter III, and shattering records by selling over one million copies in its first week of release. The New Orleans native who hails from the rough streets of Hollygrove is a veteran artist who released his first tracks at age of 12 after he was introduced to Cash Money CEOs Ronald "Slim" Williams and Bryan "Birdman" Williams. He released the first instalment of Tha Carter series in 2004, followed by Tha Carter II in 2006, which further solidified Lil Wayne's status as one of the best MCs in the hip hop game. But it was with the release in 2008 of Tha Carter III that Lil Wayne became a genuine worldwide superstar, paving the way for his advisory role to grow as CEO of Young Money Records. Since then Young Money has given us debut albums from two of the hottest new artists to emerge from the US in recent years, Drake and Nicki Minaj
Black nativity ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 582 libraries worldwide
A holiday musical that follows teenaged Langston as he journeys to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives. Unwilling to live by their imposing rules, a frustrated Langston is determined to return home to his mother, Naima. Langston embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey, and along with new friends and a little divine intervention, he discovers the true meaning of faith, healing, and family
Life is good by Nas( Sound Recording )
18 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 580 libraries worldwide
The legendary hip-hop artist from Queens, NY, releases his tenth studio album. Nas has eight Grammy nominations, six MTV video nominations, and is on MTV's 10 Greatest MCs of All Time list. He has sold over thirteen million albums. 'Life is Good' features Rick Ross and more. The Deluxe Edition includes three bonus tracks
Tyson by James Toback( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
Mike Tyson, one of the most controversial and misunderstood boxers to ever step inside the ring, reveals insights into his life through interviews, archival footage, and photographs
Music from and inspired by the motion picture 8 mile by Eminem( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
Something from nothing the art of rap ( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
"The craft. The history. The power. All these elements of the hip-hop movement are discussed with director Ice-T and the legends he interviews: Afrika Bambaataa; Eminem; Nas; Mos Def; Kanye West; Chuck D; KRS-One; Snoop Dogg; Run-DMC; and Ice Cube, in this compelling and gritty feature-length documentary"--Container
Nastradamus by Nas( Sound Recording )
27 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Me. I am Mariah-- the elusive chanteuse by Mariah Carey( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
Mariah Carey stands poised to add to her record-breaking career with the release of her highly anticipated fourteenth album. It includes #Beautiful, her hit collaboration with Miguel, as well as the new single You're Mine (Eternal)
Distant relatives by Nas( Sound Recording )
15 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Talented hip-hop artist Nas, son of jazz musician Olu Dara, and reggae artist Damien 'Jr. Gong' Marley, youngest son of the legendary Bob Marley, team up for this highly anticipated album. Throughout the duo's effort, the music reflects the influence that multiple genres and diverse backgrounds have had on each artist, and brings it all together in a grand 13-track package
Cadillac Records music from the motion picture by Terence Blanchard( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Nas by Nas( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 454 libraries worldwide
The ninth album from Nas promises to be his most explosive and controversial effort to date
Pink Friday Roman reloaded by Nicki Minaj( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Award winning rapper Nicki Minaj presents the follow up to Pink Friday, mixing pop tracks with bold rap tracks. Features guests include Cam'ron, Rick Ross, Lil' Wayne, Drake, Young Jeezy, and Nas
The ballads by Mariah Carey( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Celebrate the voice, the career, and the ballads from one of the best selling and most award-winning female artists ever
 
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Alternative Names
Escobar Nas 1973-....
Jones, N. 1973-
Jones, Nasir
Jones, Nasir 1973-
Jones, Nasir bin Olu Dara 1973-
Nas
Nas Escobar 1973-....
Nass
Nasty Nas 1973-....
Nasty Nas (Musician)
Languages
English (154)
German (4)
French (1)
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