Nas Says His Doja Cat Name Drop on ‘Ultra-Black” is Not a Diss

Nas Reveals His 'NASIR' Album Was Rushed: '[Kanye West] Was Working on A Lot'

Nas grabbed the ears of Hip-Hop when he dropped “Ultra Black” form the then-forthcoming King’s Disease album. Fans would also hear a diss toward Doja Cat, believing Nas saw the chatter online about her involvement in racist chatrooms. We goin’ ultra black, unapologetically blackThe opposite of Doja Cat, Michael Blackson black Nas on “Ultra Black” […]

Nas Recalls Slight Tension With Tupac: ‘He Thought I Was Dissing Him’

Nas Reveals His 'NASIR' Album Was Rushed: '[Kanye West] Was Working on A Lot'

Nas did a virtual interview with Hot 97 fresh off the heels of his King’s Disease album. During the conversation, the Queens rapper told his version of the story Snoop Dogg told about the slight tension he had with Tupac Shakur. “He had it wrong a little bit,” he said of Snoop’s retelling of the […]

Stream: Nas Release New Album ‘King’s Disease’ Produced by Hit-Boy

Stream: Nas and Hit-Boy Release New Album 'King's Disease'

Days after his “Ultra Black” track ruffled the feathers of Doja Cat, Nas is back with his full album produced by Hit-Boy, King’s Disease. The album is 13 tracks in length including the bonus and headlined by the reunion of The Firm. Additional features include Lil Duk, Don Toliver, Big Sean, Anderson .Paak, Fivio Foreign, […]

Nas Confirms The Firm Reunion on ‘King’s Disease’ Tracklist

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While revealing the tracklist for his new King’s Disease album, which is slated for release this Friday (August 21), Hip Hop living legend Nas unveiled that the “original” Firm clique, consisting of himself, AZ, Foxy Brown and Cormega, would be reuniting on his latest LP. AZ and Cormega both reacted to the announcement, with Mega, […]

Doja Cat Responds to Nas’ ‘Ultra Black’ Diss

Doja Cat Announces Her Next Single is Titled 'N.A.S.'

Nas made his rounds in last week’s news cycle after dissing Doja Cat on his new single, “Ultra Black.” “We goin’ ultra Black, unapologetically Black/The opposite of Doja Cat, Michael Blackson Black,” the Queens rapper spit on the record. Esco is clearly referencing the controversy surrounding the “Say So” rapper who was caught in tiny […]

Nas Releases First Single ‘Ultra Black’ from Hit-Boy Produced Album

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Nas has a new album on the way entirely produced by Hit-Boy titled King’s Disease. Giving the first taste of the album for fans, the Queensbridge legend releases “Ultra Black.” The work between the two has been rumored since Hit-Boy took on Boi-1da at the start of quarantine. As for the King’s Disease project, it […]

Are You Ready? New Music By Nas Coming Soon

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It has been a while since we heard any new music from Nasir and now our dreams are coming true with a new track coming up with producer Hit-Boy next week. We are not sure yet if it will be a single or a full-length album. Nas has been wanting to collaborate with Hit-Boy for […]

Today in Hip Hop History: Chris Lighty’s Violator Records Releases ‘Violator: The Album’ 21 Years Ago

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On this day in Hip Hop history, the management company and label imprint Violator released their first compilation album entitled Violator: The Album. Showcasing the management team’s star-studded talent roster, this album is full of rarities making it a must-have for any self-proclaimed “Hip Hop head.” For those out of the loop, Violator was a multi-dimensional […]

Lupe Fiasco Says He Wants to Do a Joint EP with Nas


Two rap aliens on one EP? It’s possible. Lupe Fiasco stated he wants to do a collaborative EP with the one and only Nas. Speaking with Ebro Darden about his House EP with Kaelin Ellis, Lupe Fiasco revealed that he has the wish of doing an EP with Nas after he was asked about more […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: Nas Drops His Sophomore Album ‘It Was Written’ 24 Years Ago

On July 2, 1996, Nas unleashed the follow-up to his critically acclaimed debut, 1994’s Illmatic entitled It Was Written, the album featured production from DJ Premier, Dr. Dre, and Havoc. This time around, the fresh-faced, 22-year-old Brooklyn-born emcee consciously pushed the album in a more mainstream direction, hoping to secure a wider fan base. It worked. The album […]

[WATCH] LL Cool J Says He’s Down For Verzuz Battle With Nas


With Swizz Beatz seemingly playing the role of Don King in the Verzuz world of battles of the hits, the matchups and the challenges keep on coming, but this potential Queens-boro battle between the generations might be something of a legend. While on IG Live with Swizz, rap icon LL Cool J was asked about […]

[WATCH] Dave East Cries Mourning The Death Of Kiing Shooter

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Many people in the NYC area have lost a loved one or know someone who has due to the coronavirus, but for the Street Dreams team, the death of Kiing Shooter really hit home for Harlem rapper Dave East. As it was previously reported, 24-year-old Queensbridge rapper Kiing Shooter died from complications of COVID-19, which […]

Nas’ Artist Kiing Shooter Reportedly Dies from COVID-19 at 24

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According to several confirmed reports, Nas and his brother Jungle’s artist Queensbridge native Kiing Shooter passed away this week from complications due to Coronavirus. He was 24 years old. Shooter, whose real name is William Daniels, contracted the virus after being hospitalized for liver issues. Williams posted a photo of himself on Instagram in a […]

Kodak Black Wants to Work With Nas

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Kodak Black has been extremely active on while in prison. The “Roll In Peace” rapper was arrested at last year’s Rolling Loud festival. Since then he has been sentenced 46 months in prison after taking a plea deal. While in prison, the Florida rapper has been extremely vocal. He expressed the unfair treatment he encounter […]

New Nas Music Coming Produced By Hit-Boy

Nas Reveals His 'NASIR' Album Was Rushed: '[Kanye West] Was Working on A Lot'

The one and only King of Queens’ Nas has announced that he is currently working on new music with Californian super producer Hit-Boy in a recent interview with legendary Brooklyn DJ/VJ Ralph McDaniels during Universal Hip Hop Museum and Mass Appeal’s Hip-Hop Loves NY benefit event. Nas also reveals he is also working on another […]