This is pretty cool. After catching wind of J. Cole’s track “Let Nas Down” off his Born Sinner album, Nas himself took to the mic to shed light on the situation and pass the torch to the Fayetteville emcee. Calling the remix “Made Nas Proud”, Mr. Jones offers his words of advice to Cole and co-signs his latest work. Hip-hop needs more of this. Stream and download “Made Nas Proud” below.
“While you was writing down my rhymes I was just trying to show you/ That if you say what’s on your mind, you can stand the test of time/ Now I’m playing Born Sinner loud, saw you live, rock the crowd/ Like wow, you made your n—a Nas proud.” – Nas