Tagged: 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...

Gettin' Jiggy Wit It

“Gettin’ Jiggy Wit It” by Will Smith

The term “jiggy” was established slang, originating from Brooklyn, even before Will Smith made it more popular. In days past it was actually used as an adjective, pointing to the idea of the person it is ascribed...

"Takeover" by Jay-Z

“Takeover” by Jay-Z

Jay-Z in “Takeover”, claims to be taking over the rap industry, together with his Rocafella family. The chorus sees him mention all the artists on his label and how they are running the whole rap industry....

"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....