Nas Recalls DMX Making Him Cry While Filming “Belly”

‘; Desus & Mero caught up with Nas at his Sweet Chick restaurant to discuss the rap legend’s career, business ventures, King’s Disease 2, and filming Belly with the late DMX. On the latter, Nas talked about the film being a breakthrough moment for him and DMX as well as the bond the two rappers formed. He said having the film premiere in Times Square was a big deal for him and X, as New York natives. The Queensbridge artist also recalled a moment when the two cried together on the film’s set.…

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Nas Reveals Jay-Z Said He Was Better Than Biggie And That Tupac And DMX Were Not Lyricists

  After an unreleased Nas track dissing Tupac was unearthed last week, many rap historians and critics have revisited the battle for New York City rap supremacy in which Nas was a contender during the late ’90s and early aughts. In addition to Nas, the other key players were Jay- Z and DMX, who also had their own subtle rivalry dating back to their mid-’90s rhyme war in a Bronx pool hall.   Now a 2001 Nas interview with FELON Magazine has resurfaced and is shedding new light on one of the most creative and competitive eras in hip-hop’s…

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