According to several confirmed news reports, Nas finally got his first Grammy Award for his thirteenth full-length studio album. King’s disease, a complete snub of 25 years since his Grammy nomination for “If I Ruled The World (Imagine That) in 1996 for Best Solo Rap Performance.
The King of Queensbridge’s last LP beat D Smoke (Black habits), Jay Electronics (A written testimony), Freddie Gibbs and the Alchemist (Alfred) and Royce Da 5’9 ″ (Allegory) by the coveted golden phonograph.
Now, Nastradamus has received Grammy Awards since his collaboration with Lauryn Hill; It was nominated for Best Rap Album in 1999, 2007, 2008 and 2012 for I am, Hip Hop Is Dead, Untitled, other Life is good, respectively. In 2012 she also got a nod for her song “Daughters” (Best Rap Song, Best Rap Performance) and “Cherry Wine” with Amy Winehouse (Best Rap / Sung Collaboration).
Congratulations to Mr. Jones on his first Grammy Award!