WorldCat Identities

Nas (Musician)

Works: 332 works in 1,039 publications in 3 languages and 31,038 library holdings
Genres: Rap (Music)  Documentary films  Rhythm and blues music  Popular music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Christmas films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Actor, Composer, Singer, Musician, Lyricist, Artist, Other
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Nas
Late registration by Kanye West( Recording )

14 editions published in 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 781 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
Lioness : hidden treasures by Amy Winehouse( Recording )

11 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 769 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
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 756 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 )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A holiday musical that follows 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 by Nicki Minaj( Recording )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This deluxe edition includes extra tracks. Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded is the second studio album by Trinidadian-American hip hop artist Nicki Minaj. Nicki Minaj has sold over HALF A MILLION singles in Australia, with Super Bass 4 x PLATINUM! Whilst Nicki's fanbase started originally emerged from her collaborations with cool hip hop compatriots such as Kanye, Lil Wayne, and Jay Z, it's been Nicki's more recent collaborations with mainstream acts like Rihanna, Madonna and David Guetta which have expanded her fanbase to include a broader pop audience."
Hot sauce committee by Beastie Boys( Recording )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"3 out of 4 ... is as snarky and funky as ever."--USA Today
Guitar heaven : the greatest guitar classics of all time by Carlos Santana( Recording )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 609 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 )

9 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 608 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 )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 578 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)
American gangster by Jay-Z( Recording )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 554 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
Tha carter IV by Lil Wayne( Recording )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 550 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
Something from nothing : the art of rap( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 537 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
The talk : race in America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 449 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
Nastradamus by Nas( Recording )

29 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 447 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
Music from and inspired by the motion picture 8 mile by Eminem( Recording )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The official soundtrack to the semi-autobiographical motion picture starring Eminem. Features an array of guest artists including 50 Cent and Jay-Z. Includes the smash hit Lose Yourself
Cadillac Records : music from the motion picture by Terence Blanchard( Recording )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features music from the film Cadillac Records starring Adrian Brody, Beyonce Knowles, and Jeffery Wright
Distant relatives by Nas( Recording )

21 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talented hip-hop artist Nas, son of jazz musician Olu Dara, and reggae artist Damien 'Jr. Gong' Marley, youngest son of the legendary Bob Marley, team up for this highly anticipated album. Throughout the duo's effort, the music reflects the influence that multiple genres and diverse backgrounds have had on each artist, and brings it all together in a grand 13-track package
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Audience level: 0.22 (from 0.04 for Born to us ... to 0.99 for Bold fusio ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Know what I mean? : reflections on hip-hop
Alternative Names
Escobar, Nas 1973-...

Jones, N. 1973-

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Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones

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English (158)

German (4)

French (1)

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