The Best of Underground Hip-Hop

I’ll be flooded with ice so hell fire can’t scorch me.

(Source: shorttermhappiness)

"We don’t give a fuck who you are."
- Nas

"We don’t give a fuck who you are."

- Nas

I excel then prevail.

I excel then prevail.

Tupac, Biggie Smalls, Nas, and Snoop Dogg never won a grammy, but people are acting like the Grammys somehow define hip-hop.

"I used to run with a lot of crime lords. Ramadan taught me use my mind more, though I’m not religious. Nas y’all, just the realist."

- Nas

"The reason I want to be alone, is I’m tired of all the things that went wrong that would’ve went right if I had did ‘em on my own."

- Nas

Real hip-hop is good and good for you.

"I want to have fun. It’s a beautiful life. You learn, you win, you lose, but you get up."

The Source | Best Albums & Singles of 1994

Back when sales directly reflected the quality of music.

"Working with great people makes you great; you learn a lot and it also gives you the experience and confidence to move on with your own career."
- Nas
Old School Nas

Old School Nas

"Everything will eventually come to an end. So try to savor the moment, cause time flies, don’t it? The beauty of life, you gotta make it last for the better, cuz nothin’ lasts forever."

- Nas

"I’m trying to get every number from every woman passing me by. She’s fly; Black, Asian, Boricua, Italian, mixed chicks, Middle Eastern, Eritrean, Ethiopian, how you opening.”
- Nas

"I’m trying to get every number from every woman passing me by. She’s fly; Black, Asian, Boricua, Italian, mixed chicks, Middle Eastern, Eritrean, Ethiopian, how you opening.”

- Nas

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Recent pic of Nas, Ghostface Killah and Raekwon.