Category: Nas

Daughters

“Daughters” by Nas

Pretty much from the onset, we see that Nas is dedicating this to his “brothers with daughters”.  Said individuals would be men, like himself, who have their own female offspring. And more specifically, he is...

"Ether" by Nas

“Ether” by Nas

“Ether” begins with Nas directly hitting at Jay-Z for starting a beef with him. The rapper expresses shock at how Jay-Z who was not as huge a rapper then could approach and diss him....

Ultra Black by Nas

“Ultra Black” by Nas (ft. Hit-Boy)

Going “Ultra Black” in the context of this song involves being proud of one’s blackness, while advocating for the growth, success and improvement in the lives of black people. Nas, in the first verse,...