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Web doc on Nas follows him from early 90’s to Rock The Bells

Nas doesn’t give many interviews, but he makes it count when he does. The Becoming series of documentary web videos feature prominent artists, performers, and other successful people, and they turn their gaze to Nas. This is their first video in a series on Nas, and they talk about his origins and what inspired him to take up the mic in the first place (slight spoiler–credit goes to MC Shan), and what it was like to be a Queensbridge resident at that time.

October 2, 2012

Nas doesn’t give many interviews, but he makes it count when he does. The Becoming series of documentary web videos feature prominent artists, performers, and other successful people, and they turn their gaze to Nas. This is their first video in a series on Nas, and they talk about his origins and what inspired him to take up the mic in the first place (slight spoiler–credit goes to MC Shan), and what it was like to be a Queensbridge resident at that time. The video also goes behind the scenes to his Rock The Bell sets, including footage from the rehearsals with his live band before the festival kickoff last summer.

And if you missed it, Becoming also profiled Wale earlier, check those videos out here.

posted: October 2nd, 2012, 3:15am



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