Praises to the Most High: 40 Compliments That Rappers Have Given Nas Over The Years
With a career spanning over two decades, Nas has drawn audiences that both admire his craft and skill set, as well as those who are inspired by the mastery of his talent. Rappers Meek Mill, J. Cole, and Drake discuss how they were inspired by Nas growing up and even studied his lyrical technique for their recent work.
Jay Electronica praises Nas as “One of the gods, one of the greatest of all time, one of the godfathers of even my own style.” when speaking of the MC. Wu-Tang's the RZA proclaims “Escobar is one of the best MCs to ever bless the mic.” While legends like Rakim recall they way Nas raised the bar for lyricists in the game with his originality.
Vibe Magazine celebrates the birthday of one of hip hop's greatest with a collection of compliments received by the emcee during his career.
BY: LEILA ORTIZ