Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones[1] (born September 14, 1973), better kent as Nas, is an American rapper, sangwriter, entrepreneur, record producer an actor.

Nas performin in Paris in 2014.
Background information
Birth nameNasir bin Olu Dara Jones
Forby kent asNasty Nas (1992–1995)
Nas Escobar (1995–2001)
Born (1973-09-14) 14 September 1973 (age 50)
Brooklyn, New York, Unitit States
OreiginQueens, New York, Unitit States
GenresHip hop
  • Rapper
  • songwriter
  • record producer
  • actor
  • entrepreneur
Years active1991–present
Associate acts
WabsteidNasir Jones


  1. "Pregnant singer Kelis set to divorce rapper Nas". New York Daily News. 1 Mey 2009. Archived frae the original on 4 Mey 2009. Retrieved 25 October 2009.