Nas the original King of Queens (and now CNN’s favorite lyricist of all time) Nas recently sat down with acclaimed music journalist Anthony DeCurtis for an in-depth interview at the 92Y Cultural Institution and Community Center. The two chop it up about everything, from his musical process to his family, his childhood to his current profession and much more. Take the time to watch through the entire hour and fifteen minute video to truly understand what really goes on inside the mind of Nasty Nas.
God’s son also rolls through for a special edition of Hot 97′s Angie Martinez show celebrating Angie’s birthday. The back and forth consists of Nas’ thoughts on the New Years Eve Radio City performance, his 18 (!) Grammy nominations, and his plans for future music. The talk continues with words on CNN naming him the greatest lyricist (see the link above), his relationship with his ex-wife Kelis, and his daughter being in college. Check out both interviews below and get a better picture of who Nas really is and what it is he really does.