Category: NAS

Come Get Me – Nas

I have asked America’s foremost young poet to read his latest poem for us {*scratching by DJ Premier: “;ladies and gentlemen..”; “;Na-Na-Na-Nastradamus”; “;Everybody watch him”; “;ladies and gentlemen..”; “;Na-Na-Na-Nastradamus”; “;We-we-we came a long way”; “;ladies and gentlemen..”; “;Na-Na-Na-Nastradamus”; “;Everybody watch him”; “;ladies and gentlemen..”; “;Na-Na-Na-Nastradamus”;*} [Nas] Yo.. Yo.. yo.. Power and crime, the thugs slingin […]

Ether – Nas

[Nas talking] (“;Fuck Jay-Z”;) What’s up niggas, ay yo, I know you ain’t talkin ’bout me dog You, what? (“;Fuck Jay-Z”;) You been on my dick nigga, you love my style, nigga (“;Fuck Jay-Z”;) [Chorus] (I) Fuck with your soul like ether (Will) Teach you the king you know you (Not) “;God’s son”; across the […]

It Ain’t Hard To Tell – Nas

The mic is contacted, I attract clientele My mic check is life or death, breathin a sniper’s death I exhale the yellow smoke of buddha through righteous steps Deep like The Shinin’, sparkle like a diamond Sneak a uzi on the island in my army jacket linin Hit the Earth like a comet, invasion Nas […]

N. Y. State Of Mind Pt. II – Nas

Uhh Yo, yo-yo, y’all Whattup? Whattup It’s time man (Word, it’s time?) Straight up, it’s time man Aight, set that shit off (Set it off then nigga, set it off) Broken glass in the hallway, bloodstained floors Neighbors, look at every bag you bring through your doors Lock the top lock, momma shoulda cuffed me […]

Some Of Us Have Angels – Nas

Some of us have angels — the kingdom, the power Some of us have angels — the power, the glory Some of us have demons — greed, and lust Some of us have demons — lust, temptation [Nas] Now this is you, dressed in all black, fatigue hat, ready for combat A good nigga, you […]

Represent – Nas

Straight up shit is real and any day could be your last in the jungle Get murdered on the humble, guns’ll blast, niggaz tumble The corners is the hot spot, full of mad criminals who don’t care, guzzlin beers, we all stare at the out-of-towners (Ay, yo, yo, who that?) They better break North before […]

Last Words – Nas

These are last words of a hanging slave How could I forget this I rob you put you on my hit list Under my nails are dirty look at the grime My burnt lips from the roach clips How can I shine Being broke and bag a dope bitch Powerful mind we brave men I […]

I Want To Talk To You – Nas

I wanna talk to the mayor, the governor, the motherfuckin president I wanna talk to the FBI, and the CIA, and the motherfuckin congressman [Nas] Step up to the White House let me in Whats my reason for being I’m ya next to kin And we built this motherfucker You wanna kill me because my […]

Watch Dem Niggas – Nas

They never realized, how real Nas, is so decisive It’s just the likeness, of Isrealites mist, that made me write this A slight twist, of lime rhyme, be chasin down your prime time Food for thought or rather mind wine The Don Juan, features the freak shit, my thesis on how we creep quick, fuckin […]

God Love Us – Nas

Uhh.. Uh.. speak without thinkin.. speak without speakin.. huh.. Feel without reachin, uhh That’s what it’s about It’s about that, inner, inner love, yaknawmean? Chorus: Nas God love us hood niggaz (I know) Cause next to Jesus on the cross was the crook niggaz (I know) and the killers, God love us good niggaz (I […]

Dr. Knockboot – Nas

Check it check it check, check check Yo, when it come to sex advice, I’m the one to call if you a virgin with blue balls or you tear down walls Not Dr. Ruth, call me Dr. Knockboot Pimped out hats, rock fashionable suits A class for the youth, Sex Ed for your head The […]

The Set Up – Nas

Uhh.. (yeah, yeah, yeah) Q. B. since 1933 (know dat) To nine-six (nine-six motherfucker) Check the shit [Havoc] Nine-six Escobar 600 [Nas] Check the shit My mindset, son got wet, I’m vexed really They snatched off his Rolex, smacked his bitch silly Why niggaz actin illy word to Will he bout to feel it I […]

Black Girl Lost – Nas

*phone rings, is picked up right away* [G1] HELLO?! [G2] Whassup girl.. [G1] Ain’t nothin – this nigga in here stressin talkin that old off the wall back to Africa shit again [G2] What, that God Body shit? [G1] Yeah, that dumb shit I’m tryin to get up OUTTA here [G2] I hear that.. but […]

Smokin’ – Nas

(To the Gods.. to the Gods.. to the Earths) Pass that shit homey [Intro/Chorus] Now tell me what y’all smokin What kinda heat y’ll holdin Well is your creep move potent I got a bunch of bullets and a bag of guns I pass ’em to my niggaz c’mon We bi-coastin, keepin our po-ckets bulgin […]

One Time 4 For Your Mind – Nas

Yeah, it’s Illmatic (yeah) It’s Illmatic (yeah!) It’s Illmatic, huh (yeah kick that shit) [LP] One time 4 your mind, one time [Nas] Yeah whatever [LP] One time 4 your mind, one time [Nas] Yo whatever [LP] One time 4 your mind, one time Aiyyo Nas (whattup Paul) kick that fuckin rhyme Verse One: Nas […]

N. Y. State Of Mind – Nas

Yeah yeah, aiyyo black it’s time (word?) (Word, it’s time nigga?) Yeah, it’s time man (aight nigga, begin) Yeah, straight out the fuckin dungeons of rap Where fake niggaz don’t make it back I don’t know how to start this shit, yo, now Verse One: Nas Rappers I monkey flip em with the funky rhythm […]

Life’s A Bitch – Nas

Count this money, yaknowhatI’msayin? [Nas] Yea yea [AZ] Aiyyo, put the Grant’s over there in the safe yaknowhatI’msayin? [Nas] Yea yea [AZ] Cause we spendin these Jackson’s The Washington’s go to wifey, you know how that go [Nas] I’m sayin, that’s what this is all about right? Clothes, bankrolls, and hoes yaknowhatI’msayin? Yo then what […]

Ghetto Prisoners – Nas

Uhh.. regulate nigga Bravehearts nigga Live for this Some of y’all don’t live at all Get yours nigga Get yours baby Uhh, yo.. yo.. As the night close down on the Earth like gray dark rings Light of cities in the nights, destination for Kings with big dreams, like Castro, overthrew Bautista from Cuba, and […]

Big Things – Nas

Cuz Imma get mine In due time Everybody gotta shine Get yours, I spray nines I say this one time The last time, I swear to ya’ll I’m from where The dope fiends is at And killas crawl And snitches call police All these niggas and street Corners everybody’s like Smokin’ marijuana and Snuffin’ niggas […]

If I Ruled The World – Nas

Life….. I wonder…. Will it take me under…. I don’t know Verse One: Nas Imagine smoking weed in the streets without cops harassin Imagine going to court with no trial Lifestyle cruising blue behind my waters No welfare supporters more conscious of the way we raise our daughters Days are shorter, nights are colder Feeling […]

Shoot ‘Em Up – Nas

One 44, two 45’s 3 loaded clips, 4 niggas roll, one nigga drives 500 Benz, 6 reasons why This kid should die We shootin every motherfucker outside Pulled on his block, jumped out the car, guns in our hand At the same time everybody ran There that nigga go, hiding in the crowd Let the […]

Small World – Nas

See no evil.. fear no evil.. speak no evil.. hear no evil.. If you don’t bring that shit around you You ain’t got nuttin to worry about (uh-huh) Yeah (yeah, uh-huh) Knah-sayin? Yo, yo yo yo Carolyn, from Maryland, she Lady Heroin She elegant — her apparel in the M-Class caravan Ki’s of dope, lovin […]

Rule – Nas

Yeah, yeah, yeah yeah, Nas, uh, yo, yo Life, they wonder, can they take me under? Nah, never that, nah, yo, yo I come from the housin tenement buildings Unlimited killings, menaces marked for death Better known as the projects where junkies and rock heads dwell Though I owe to it my success With survival […]

Take It In Blood – Nas

–> Kool Keith from the Ultramagnetic MC’s ‘Ease Back’ [Nas] Yo; I never brag, how real I keep it, cause it’s the best secret I rock a vest, prestigious, Cuban link flooded Jesus in a Lex watchin Kathie Lee and Regis My actions are one with the seasons A tec squeezin – executioner, winter time […]