Just days in the past (Nov. 13), Nas teased plans for some kind a visible he could be concerned with. On Thursday (Nov. 15), he launched the Nasir quick movie in assist his eleventh studio album by the identical title, which dropped again in June as half Kanye West's G.O.O.D. Music summer time rollout.
Some initially believed solo music video would arrive this week, however the Queensbridge native determined to go a step additional and ship an in-depth visible telling the story his 2018 LP. The iconic MC collaborated with director Rohan Blair-Mangat, who helmed the flick, and Mass Appeal on the contemporary enterprise.
The 16-minute clip implements vocals from every the seven tracks featured on Nasir, however delves deeper into peeling again the layers relating to social and financial points severely hampering the minority communities. Nas candidly harps on police brutality, which was a frequent theme used all through the album on tracks corresponding to "Cops Shot the Kid."
Watch the Nasir quick movie beneath.