Thursday, July 10, 2008

Rap music has many faces. We've seen many artists in the hip-hop come and go time after time, but there are a few that actually stand the test of time. Remaining an legendary icon to some and a feared revolutionary emcee by others, Nasir is still here trying to change the game. Whether you hate him or not, you have to respect his musical hustle. Transforming from thug to teacher in a split verse like Oprah before she hits the talk show stage. Now, Nas is talented, but he can't touch Oprah's ability to change from oohgly to a half decent looking woman. While some rappers prefer spending their time talking about scuffing a fresh pair of Jordans, Nas is still making songs to stimulate our awareness like this...

Nas - Sly Fox

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