Nas Net Worth
Nas is an American rapper and actor. Known as “Nasty Nas” in some circles, he has released eight platinum albums consecutively and sold over 25 million records worldwide. He is worth an estimated $17 million.
Who is Nas?
Nas is an American artist belonging to the Hip Hop genre whose real name is Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones. Apart from this, he is also a successful rapper, a record producer, a songwriter, and an entrepreneur.
Nas Net Worth
Nas’s name is counted among the richest rappers in America. His net worth is $20 Million. Apart from being a wonderful artist, he is a successful entrepreneur which further contributes to his wealth. He has gathered quite some property. He owns a $659,000 house and various fast cars. Rolls-Royce is his favorite among all the cars he owns.
Nas Life History
Nas was born on September 14, 1973, in Brooklyn, New York and was raised in Queens, New York, United States. He is the son of a blue artist, Olu Dara. He was left heartbroken when his parents got divorced in 1985. It was his neighbor who encouraged him to be an artist. He also had an African ancestry.
Up till 8th grade, he attended school in his very own hometown but when his parents got divorced he was completely broken and he dropped out. Since he had African blood running through his veins he decided to take an education based on the African Culture. He liked playing the trumpet and used to write his own rhymes. This is what enabled him to pursue a career in songwriting.
The quality of his work is evident from the fact that he was nominated for various awards. It included the Grammy awards for Best Rap Performance Solo for the songs like N.I.G.G.E.R. (The Slave and the Master) and If I Ruled the World (Imagine That). He was also nominated for the Best Rap Album, Best Rap group or duo Performance, Best Music Video, etc.
As far as MTV awards are concerned, he was nominated for the Best Rap Video, Video of the Year, Best Hip-Hop Video, and many others. He won the Lyricist Of The Year Award and I Am Hip-Hop Icon Award for Impact Track. He created an outstanding Sports Documentary for Survival 1 for which he won an Emmy.
He is expected to come up with many more music albums as he is about to open his own record company.
Nas Known For
Nas is known for record producing, rapping, songwriting and for being a successful entrepreneur.
Nas Political / Business Affiliations
He has an endorsement with Audemars Piguet Splash, so he has an abundant supply of exclusive watches. He also has no shortage of unique sunglasses, thanks to his endorsement with the brand Tom Ford “Cyrille” Aviator. He is also in a brand partnership with Gucci Sneakers.
In the year 2013, he dived into the world of magazine publishing which established him as an entrepreneur. He was an investor in the Mass Appeal Magazine which got him huge returns. He was a founder member of Queensbridge Ventures, his capital firm. Some of his most popular investments are Dropbox, SeatGeek, Lyft, Robinhood, General Assembly, Casper, and Genius.
Nas Chan Bio Info
Full name: Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones
Born: 14 September 1973 (age 44 years), Crown Heights, New York City, New York, United States
Spouse: Kelis (m. 2005–2010)
Children: Destiny Jones, Knight Jones
Height: 1.73 m
Music group: The Firm (1996 – 1998)
TV shows: The Defiant Ones
Nas Chan Quotes
- I want to have fun. It’s a beautiful life. You learn, you win, you lose, but you get up. – Nas
The flaws, the mistakes I make – that’s the real me. – Nas
- You can’t please everybody. You’d be crazy if you’re trying to. So take some time out to do some things for yourself. – Nas
- Working with great people makes you great; you learn a lot and it also gives you the experience and confidence to move on with your own career. – Nas
- Some people say I’m conscious, some say I’m a gangsta rapper – it’s just me doing me. I’m stomping in my own lane. I’m doing what I do. – Nas
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