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The album spawned several singles, including "The World Is Yours", "It Ain't Hard to Tell", and "One Love".
Shaheem Reid of MTV News called Illmatic "the first classic LP" of 1994.
I live by myself, I'm working to provide for [my son].
Nickname: Nas Occupation: Entertainment - TV Personality Most Famous For: Love and Hip Hop Hollywood "I'm doing it by myself. I'd say the majority of any paycheck I ever receive is going to Tripp.
In mid-1992, Nas was approached by MC Serch of 3rd Bass, who became his manager and secured Nas a record deal with Columbia Records during the same year.
On the other hand, references to Scarface protagonist Tony Montana notwithstanding, Illmatic was more about his early life growing up in the projects. Dre's Aftermath Entertainment label, The Firm began working on their debut album.In the late-1980s, he met up with the producer Large Professor and went to the studio where Rakim and Kool G Rap were recording their albums.When they were not in the recording studio, Nas would go into the booth and record his own material. In 1991, Nas performed on Main Source's "Live at the Barbeque".From 2001 to 2005, Nas was involved in a highly publicized feud with Jay-Z. In 2010, he released Distant Relatives, a collaboration album with Damian Marley, donating all royalties to charities active in Africa.His 11th studio album, Life Is Good (2012) was nominated for Best Rap Album at the 55th Annual Grammy Awards.
Two singles, "If I Ruled the World (Imagine That)" (featuring Lauryn Hill of The Fugees) and "Street Dreams", including a remix with R. These songs were promoted by big-budget music videos directed by Hype Williams, making Nas a common name among mainstream hip-hop.