WorldCat Identities

Nas (Musician)

Works: 360 works in 1,120 publications in 3 languages and 31,586 library holdings
Genres: Rap (Music)  Popular music  Rhythm and blues music  Documentary films  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Nonfiction films  History  Christmas films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Author, Actor, Composer, Singer, Creator, Musician, Artist, Lyricist, Other
Classifications: ML3531, 782.421649
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Nas
Lioness : hidden treasures by Amy Winehouse( Recording )

14 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the best vocal talents in a generation passed away in July of 2011. In the wake of tragedy comes this twelve-track collection of previously unreleased songs and alternate versions of existing classics, as well as some brand new Amy Winehouse compositions. Celebrate the life and music of a one-of-a-kind voice with Lioness: Hidden Treasures
The Hamilton mixtape by Lin-Manuel Miranda( Recording )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the highest selling Broadway albums that was written by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Late registration by Kanye West( Recording )

10 editions published in 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kanye West amazed music fans and critics with his second album, Late Registration. Along with several superstar guest appearances, the album includes the hits Gold Digger with Jamie Foxx and Diamonds from Sierra Leone
Know what I mean? : reflections on hip-hop by Michael Eric Dyson( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes social, cultural, and political aspects of hip-hop music through dialogues with academic scholars and documentary filmmakers
Black nativity by Forest Whitaker( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A holiday musical that follows teenaged Langston as he journeys to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives. Unwilling to live by their imposing rules, a frustrated Langston is determined to return home to his mother, Naima. Langston embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey, and along with new friends and a little divine intervention, he discovers the true meaning of faith, healing, and family
Pink Friday : Roman reloaded by Nicki Minaj( Recording )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicki Minaj returns with her highly anticipated sophomore album, which includes the singles Stupid Hoe; Roman Holiday; and Starships
Hot sauce committee by Beastie Boys( Recording )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After four years, and Adam Yauch's successful battle with cancer, the Beastie Boys are back with their highly anticipated eighth studio album. Hot Sauce Committee Part 2 is also the band's first non-instrumental album since 2004's To the 5 Boroughs
Guitar heaven : the greatest guitar classics of all time by Carlos Santana( Recording )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whole Lotta Love (featuring Chris Cornell) -- Can?t You Hear Me Knocking (featuring Scott Weiland) -- Sunshine Of Your Love (featuring Rob Thomas) -- While My Guitar Gently Weeps (featuring India. Arie & Yo-Yo Ma) -- Photograph (featuring Chris Daughtry) -- Back In Black (featuring Nas) -- Riders On The Storm (featuring Chester Bennington & Ray Manzarek) -- Smoke On The Water (featuring Jacoby Shaddix) -- Dance The Night Away (featuring Pat Monahan) -- Bang A Gong (featuring Gavin Rossdale) -- Little Wing (featuring Joe Cocker) -- I Ain't Superstitious (featuring Jonny Lang)
My life II-- : the journey continues (act 1) by Mary J Blige( Recording )

12 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen years after Mary J. Blige's breakthrough LP, My Life, the wiser R & B queen is back with a sequel. The first single is 25/8
Me. I am Mariah-- : the elusive chanteuse by Mariah Carey( Recording )

14 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mariah Carey stands poised to add to her record-breaking career with the release of her highly anticipated fourteenth album. It includes #Beautiful, her hit collaboration with Miguel, as well as the new single You're Mine (Eternal)
Something from nothing : the art of rap( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The craft. The history. The power. All these elements of the hip-hop movement are discussed with director Ice-T and the legends he interviews: Afrika Bambaataa; Eminem; Nas; Mos Def; Kanye West; Chuck D; KRS-One; Snoop Dogg; Run-DMC; and Ice Cube, in this compelling and gritty feature-length documentary"--Container
Tyson by Muhammad Taib( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Tyson, one of the most controversial and misunderstood boxers to ever step inside the ring, reveals insights into his life through interviews, archival footage, and photographs
American gangster by Jay-Z( Recording )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back with his second album within a year, Jay-Z's 2007 release features new original material inspired by the upcoming movie of the same name
The talk : race in America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two-hour film about "the talk" that parents have with their children of color (primarily boys) to teach them how to act around the police in order to remain safe
Grateful by DJ Khaled( Recording )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DJ Khaled's new album has already spawned two massive superstar collaborations. The first, I'm the One, features Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, and Lil Wayne. The second, To the Max, features Drake
Tha carter IV by Lil Wayne( Recording )

9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After several delays, Lil' Wayne returns with one of the most anticipated albums of 2011, which includes the single How to Love
Masters of the sun by Black Eyed Peas (Musical group)( Recording )

6 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American epic( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big bang: At the height of the Roaring Twenties, music scouts armed with cutting-edge recording technology set out across America to capture the unsung voices of everyday folk. Blood and soil: America's poor--cotton field slaves, mine workers, sharecroppers--find freedom through music, creating gospel, protest songs, and Delta blues. Out of the many, the one: Exotic cultures spanning America are captured on record for the first time, inventing new instruments and new cultural identities. The American epic sessions: Jack White and T Bone Burnett produce an epic recording session using the only working 1920s recording device in existence in this tribute to the artists celebrated in the American epic documentaries
Nastradamus by Nas( Recording )

31 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1. Prediction 2. Life We Chose 3. Nastradamus 4. Some of Us Have Angels 5. Project Windows - Ronald Isley 6. Come Get Me 7. Shoot 'Em Up 8. Last Words 9. Family - Mobb Deep 10. God Love Us 11. Quiet Niggas - Bravehearts 12. Big Girl 13. New World 14. You Owe Me - Ginuwine 15. Outcome
Blacc Hollywood by Wiz Khalifa( Recording )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pittsburgh's Wiz Khalifa is back with his third album, which comes two years after the release of O.N.I.F.C. Among the tracks on the CD is the new single We Dem Boyz, as well as KK featuring Project Pat and Juicy J
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Alternative Names
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Νας Ράπερ, ηθοποιός


Насир Џоунс

נאס שחקן אמריקאי


ناز (شارکیچی)

ناس ناس رپر آمریکایی






English (202)

German (3)

French (2)