48 years old (Born on September 14, 1973)
Hip-hop artist; He is famous from Illmatic.Sampled Michael Jackson's "Human Nature" in his hit song "It ain't hard to tell". Son of jazz musician Olu Dara and the late Fannie Ann Jones. His mom died of br**st cancer. At the hospital, he held her in his arms until she passed on. Grew up with MCs such as Cormega, Nature, The Notorious B.I.G., and Jay-Z. Has a song dedicated to his mother titled "Dance," which can be heard on his latest album, "God's Son."
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Fun Facts About Nas
Recorded a hip-hop-blues collaboration with his father called "Bridging the Gap."
Met his wife, Kelis, for the first time during an after-party at Sean 'P. Diddy' Combs's bacchanal at the luxurious Cipriani restaurant.
Proposed to Kelis in her mom's house on Christmas Eve, 2002.
Daughter named Destiny. Her mother is Carmen.
Has recorded eight albums and one EP: "Illmatic," "It Was Written," "I Am...," "Nastradamus," "Stillmatic," "From Illmatic to Stillmatic," "The Lost Tapes Vol. 1," "God's Son," and "Street's Disciple."