Nas Biography: Life and Career of the Rapper
Born September 14th, 1973, in Brooklyn, New York, Nas was already rapping and recording tracks as a teenager. Despite poor sales, his 1994 debut album created buzz among critics for its lyrics and the artist's rapping skills. His next album, "It Was Written," was a commercial success and was followed by several more top 10 records. Despite a temporary beef with Jay-Z, Nas continued to gain critics' favors as well as many fans with his real and unique sound. 2012's "Life is Good" is his most recent work. In this video, WatchMojo.com takes a look at the life and career of Nas.