Life is Good
Nas’ “Life Is Good” has topped sales for all releases this week, giving the rapper his fifth No. 1 album.
With Nas’ Life Is Good album finally on stands, the rapper reveals the plan for his next video and explains the deeply personal nature of his new music.
Nas’ new album title, Life Is Good, calls to mind cool breezes and cold glasses of lemonade. While the 38-year-old MC created the set in the midst of life-changes, he’s once again given hip-hop a look at life from another perspective. He recently revealed where the title came from and where the music is going.
As Nas readies his tenth studio album, the Illmatic MC has taken on a new role. He recently explained how he’s become an elder statesmen of sorts to the younger generation of hip-hop stars, including Nicki Minaj and Odd Future’s Tyler, the Creator.
Dion “No I.D.” Wilson is all good these days. While readying the release of Nas’ anticipated Life Is Good set, the acclaimed producer offered some insight into the album and the process by which it was created.
Paltrow’s “N-Word-Gate” began last week (June 1) when Jay-Z and Kanye West lit up Paris with a Watch The Throne performance that included mega-encores for their hit song, “N****s In Paris.”