Lauryn Hill and Nas Perform Together in Chicago

Lauryn Hill and Nas recently made a stop in Chi-Town during their Life Is Good x Black Rage tour.

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Lauryn Hill and Nas Co-Headline “Life Is Good/Black Rage” Tour Together

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Lauryn Hill and Nas announced that they plan to tour together this fall.  Nas is scheduled to make few solo appearances with Ms. Hill joining the tour on October 29th at Dallas, Texas’ Palladium Ballroom. Check below to see if they are coming to a city near you.

Oct. 6 – Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion (NAS ONLY)
Oct. 20 – Phoenix, AZ – Arizona State Fairgrounds (NAS ONLY)
Oct. 26 – Asheville, NC – MOOG Festival (NAS ONLY)
Oct. 27 – Nashville, TN – Riverfront Park (NAS ONLY)
Oct. 28 – New Orleans, LA – Voodoo Festival (NAS ONLY)
Oct. 29 – Dallas, TX – Palladium Ballroom
Oct. 31 – Houston, TX – Bayou Music Center
Nov. 2 – Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle
Nov. 3 – Norfolk, VA – NorVa Theatre (NAS ONLY)
Nov. 4 – Washington, DC – DAR Constitution Hall
Nov. 7 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory
Nov. 9 – Rochester, NY – Main Street Armory(NAS ONLY)
Nov. 11 – Boston, MA – House of Blues
Nov. 14 – Chicago, IL – Congress Theatre
Nov. 16 – Denver, CO – Fillmore Auditorium
Nov. 17 – Magna, UT – Salt Air
Nov. 19 – Oakland, CA – Fox Oakland Theater
Dec. 31 – New York, NY – Radio City Music Hall (NAS ONLY)

[Via Rap-Up]

Nina B – “Somebody’s Daughter” (Video)

Nina B had this to day about what inspired her to write “Somebody’s Daughter”:

“Nas has always been such a big influence on my career in so many ways, meeting him a while back reaffirmed why I love painting portraits with words. Minutes before taking a picture for BET, Nas gave me advice which would be the proverbial polish to my diamond/gift. He told me to write from the heart and not from the head, saying, ‘The heart knows more about beats, the head recalls events, but heart recreates the moments feeling.’ Listening to ‘Daughters’ vividly brought me back to that moment and this is what I recorded…”

[Via 2dopeboyz]