Nas’ new album, Nasir is lastly right here! Mass Appeal shared a hyperlink to livestream the album listening celebration on its Youtube channel on June 14, and followers are already raving in regards to the mission.
The album listening celebration was reportedly held in Queens welcomed a gaggle of celebrities together with Kim Kardashian, Kanye West, and extra. In addition to the livestream, the reported cowl artwork for Nasir has been revealed on-line. The black and white picture shows 5 black boys standing towards a brick wall. While some have their arms up as if they’re surrendering to police, others are lifting toy weapons and motion figures above their heads. The picture has garnered plenty of dialogue on-line already. Many are dubbing the album a “basic” based mostly off of the album cowl alone.
Kanye West beforehand unveiled the tracklist, that includes seven songs earlier this week. He additionally commented on being a part of the album’s artistic course of, tweeting, “I really feel like I’m 18 12 months[s]outdated once more once I make beats for Nas.”
Nasir is Nas’ 11th studio album, and his first since 2012’s Life Is Good. The album isn’t accessible on streaming platforms simply but, however followers can re-watch the listening celebration within the video above.