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By The Numbers: Nas’ First Six Platinum Albums

Nas is credited for dropping arguably the best debut album in hip-hop history with Illmatic. After his classic 1994 release, the Queensbridge storyteller followed up with five more platinum solo albums in a ten-year span, pioneering a run that only Jay Z, Kanye West and Snoop Dogg have matched as the only rappers to claim such an impressive consistent stint, with 'Ye recently joining the ranks after the platinum success of Yeezus...

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Today In Hip-Hop: Nas Releases ‘God’s Son’

On this day, December 17, in hip-hop history...

2002: After making a near classic album in Stillmatic (2001) the following year was a real roller coaster ride for Nas...

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On the 10th Anniversary of Nas’ God’s Son, Revisit the Original Review from XXL

To commemorate a decade since the release of Nas' God's Son, check out the review from XXL's March 2003 issue...

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Chucky Thompson Ranks No. 6 As Nas’ Best Go-To Producer

XXL breaks down why Chucky Thompson comes in at No. 6 as Nas’ Best Go-To Producer…

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Nas’ 50 Most Valuable Life Lessons

Nas has dropped plenty of lyrical gems in his celebrated career. XXL compiles Nas' 50 Most Valuable Life Lessons...

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It Was Written: Nas’ Book of Rhymes References

XXL takes a look at some of Nas' most memorable rhyme book references...

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