Nas

Soundtrack | Actor | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Departed (2006) | Blood Diamond (2006) | Creed (2015)
AWARDS 
11 nominations More »
AKA 
Nasir 'Nas' Jones | Nasir Jones | Nasty Nas
NICKNAMEs  
Nasty Nas, Nas Escobar, Nastradamus
BORN 
Sep 14, 1973 (age 44)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for MonsterMonster Raymond 'Sunset' Green, Executive Producer  Less 2017 Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (61 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for I Am BoltI Am Bolt Voice, Performer ("A Man & His Dream", "As We Enter"), Writer ("As We Enter")  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for 13th13th Performer ("Last Words", "Chains"), Writer ("Last Words", "Chains") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Birth of a NationThe Birth of a Nation Soundtrack ("War")  Less 2016 $8.5MM $16MM
  • Primary photo for Popstar: Never Stop Never StoppingPopstar: Never Stop Never Stopping Nas  Less 2016 $20MM $9.4MM
  • Primary photo for CreedCreed Performer ("Bridging the Gap"), Writer ("Bridging the Gap") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2015 $35MM $110MM
  • Primary photo for Sormeh Saei BET InterviewSormeh Saei BET Interview (Video) Composer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for AmyAmy Writer ("Like Smoke") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2015 $8.4MM
  • Primary photo for Fresh DressedFresh Dressed NAS (as Himself), Performer ("The World Is Yours"), Writer ("The World Is Yours") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for DopeDope Performer ("The World Is Yours"), Writer ("The World Is Yours") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2015 $7MM $17MM
  • Primary photo for The Alchemist's LetterThe Alchemist's Letter (Short) Special Thanks  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Run All NightRun All Night Performer ("Nasty"), Writer ("Nasty") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2015 $50MM $26MM
  • Primary photo for Shake the DustShake the Dust Composer (original music by), Executive Producer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for WaltzWaltz (Short) Henchman (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2014 $300
  • Primary photo for Black NativityBlack Nativity Street Prophet (Isaiah) (as Nasir Jones), Performer ("Rise Up Shepherd And Follow")  Less 2013 $18MM $7MM
  • Primary photo for The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & PeteThe Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete Performer ("Summer on Smash"), Writer ("Summer on Smash")  Less 2013 $487K
  • Primary photo for Nas Feat. Amy Winehouse: Cherry WineNas Feat. Amy Winehouse: Cherry Wine (Video) Actor, Composer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Nicki Minaj Feat. Chris Brown: Right by My SideNicki Minaj Feat. Chris Brown: Right by My Side (Video) Actor  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Project XProject X Performer ("Nasty"), Writer ("Nasty") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2012 $12MM $55MM
  • Primary photo for Something from Nothing: The Art of RapSomething from Nothing: The Art of Rap Himself, Performer ("Friends", "The World is Yours"), Writer ("Friends", "The World is Yours")  Less 2012 $288K
  • Primary photo for Fight for Your Right RevisitedFight for Your Right Revisited (Short) Performer ("Too Many Rappers [New Reactionaries Version] (Featuring Nas)"), Writer ("Too Many Rappers [New Reactionaries Version] (Featuring Nas)") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for A ProphetA Prophet Performer ("Bridging the Gap"), Writer ("Bridging the Gap") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2009 €12MM $2.1MM
  • Primary photo for CHIKARA Three-Fisted TalesCHIKARA Three-Fisted Tales (Video) Performer ("I've Got to Have It"), Writer ("I've Got to Have It") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Fish TankFish Tank Performer ("Life's a Bitch"), Writer ("Life's a Bitch") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2009 $373K
  • Primary photo for CHIKARA: King of Trios 2009 - Night IIICHIKARA: King of Trios 2009 - Night III (Video) Performer ("I've Got to Have It"), Writer ("I've Got to Have It") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for CHIKARA: King of Trios 2009 - Night IICHIKARA: King of Trios 2009 - Night II (Video) Performer ("I've Got to Have It"), Writer ("I've Got to Have It") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for CHIKARA: King of Trios 2009 - Night ICHIKARA: King of Trios 2009 - Night I (Video) Performer ("I've Got to Have It"), Writer ("I've Got to Have It") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for TysonTyson Co-Producer  Less 2008 $887K
  • Primary photo for Lakeview TerraceLakeview Terrace Performer ("Made You Look"), Writer ("Made You Look") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2008 $22MM $39MM
  • Primary photo for The WacknessThe Wackness Performer ("The World Is Yours"), Writer ("The World Is Yours") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2008 $6MM $2.1MM
  • Primary photo for Rush Hour 3Rush Hour 3 Performer ("Less Than an Hour (Theme from Rush Hour 3)") (as NaS), Writer ("Less Than an Hour (Theme from Rush Hour 3)") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2007 $140MM $140MM
  • Primary photo for Blood DiamondBlood Diamond Performer ("Shine on 'em"), Writer ("Shine on 'em") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2006 $100MM $57MM
  • Primary photo for The DepartedThe Departed Performer ("Thief's Theme" (2004)), Writer ("Thief's Theme" (2004)) (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2006 $90MM $132MM
  • Primary photo for Akon Feat. Eminem: Smack ThatAkon Feat. Eminem: Smack That (Video) Actor  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for ShadowboxerShadowboxer Performer ("The Cross"), Writer ("The Cross") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2005 $371K
  • Primary photo for Murda MuzikMurda Muzik (Video) Actor  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for You Got ServedYou Got Served Performer ("Heaven"), Writer ("Heaven") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2004 $8MM $40MM
  • Primary photo for HoneyHoney Performer ("Rule") (as NAS), Writer ("Rule") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2003 $18MM $30MM
  • Primary photo for Uptown GirlsUptown Girls Celebrity (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2003 $20MM $37MM
  • Primary photo for BeefBeef Himself - Queensbridge Native, Performer ("Ether")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Charlie's Angels: Full ThrottleCharlie's Angels: Full Throttle Performer ("NAS' Angels... The Flyest"), Writer ("NAS' Angels... The Flyest") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2003 $120MM $101MM
  • Primary photo for Nas: Made You Look - God's Son LiveNas: Made You Look - God's Son Live (Video) Himself, Composer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Antwone FisherAntwone Fisher Performer ("The World Is Yours" (1994)), Writer ("The World Is Yours" (1994)) (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2002 $12MM $21MM
  • Primary photo for Half Past DeadHalf Past Dead Performer ("The Pledge Remix")  Less 2002 $13MM $15MM
  • Primary photo for Like MikeLike Mike Performer ("Rule"), Writer ("Rule") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2002 $30MM $51MM
  • Primary photo for Big Pun: Still Not a PlayerBig Pun: Still Not a Player Himself, Composer  Less 2002 $5MM
  • Primary photo for John QJohn Q Nas  Less 2002 $36MM $72MM
  • Primary photo for Ja Rule, Ashanti, Nas, & 2Pac: The PledgeJa Rule, Ashanti, Nas, & 2Pac: The Pledge (Short) Nas  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Sacred Is the FleshSacred Is the Flesh Isa Paige, Composer (uncredited), Executive Producer, Writer (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2001 $300K
  • Primary photo for Nas: One MicNas: One Mic (Video) Actor, Composer (music by)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for TickerTicker Det. Art 'Fuzzy' Rice  Less 2001 $7MM
  • Primary photo for All Star Tribute: What's Going OnAll Star Tribute: What's Going On (Video) Actor  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Exit WoundsExit Wounds Performer ("Gangsta Tears"), Writer ("Gangsta Tears") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2001 $50MM $52MM
  • Primary photo for ScratchScratch Performer ("Dr. Knockboot"), Writer ("Dr. Knockboot") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Big Momma's HouseBig Momma's House Performer ("I've Got to Have It"), Writer ("I've Got to Have It") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 2000 $30MM $118MM
  • Primary photo for Mariah Carey Feat. Joe & Nas: Thank God I Found You - Make It Last RemixMariah Carey Feat. Joe & Nas: Thank God I Found You - Make It Last Remix (Video) Actor  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for In Too DeepIn Too Deep Drug Dealer on Street Corner (uncredited), Performer ("In Too Deep"), Writer ("In Too Deep") (as Nasir Jones)  Less 1999 $7MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for BellyBelly Sincere, Performer ("Grand Finale"), Writer ("I Wanna Live", "Grand Finale"), Writer (story)  Less 1998 $3MM $9.6MM
  • Primary photo for BulworthBulworth Performer ("Firm Biz"), Writer ("Firm Biz") (as N. Jones)  Less 1998 $30MM $27MM
  • Primary photo for RideRide Performer ("Blood Money (Part 2)"), Writer ("Blood Money (Part 2)") (as N. Jones)  Less 1998 $5.5MM
  • Primary photo for Mary J. Blige: Love Is All We NeedMary J. Blige: Love Is All We Need (Video) Nas  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for ZebraheadZebrahead Performer ("Halftime") (as Nasty Nas), Writer ("Halftime") (as N. Jones)  Less 1992 $1.5MM
Past Television (29 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself - Guest Vocalist / Himself - Musical Guest ( 2 episodes, 2014 ) , Performer ("N.Y. State of Mind") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Performer ("One Love") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Writer ("N.Y. State of Mind") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Writer ("American Way") ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Writer ("One Love") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014–2017 3
  • Primary photo for SkamSkam (TV Series) Performer ("The World is Yours", "The Message") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Performer ("Hate Me Now") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 2
    • Escobar Season (Nov 18, 2016) Performer ("Hate Me Now")  Less
    • Du er over 18, sant? (Oct 14, 2016) Performer ("The World is Yours", "The Message")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Get DownThe Get Down (TV Series) Performer ("Rule the World (I Came From The City)") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Performer ("Black Man In The White World (Ghetto Gettysburg Address)") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Performer ("The Revolution Will Not Be Televised") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 3
  • Primary photo for The AffairThe Affair (TV Series) Performer ("Made You Look") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • 209 (Nov 29, 2015) Performer ("Made You Look") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for BallersBallers (TV Series) Writer ("If I Ruled the World") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Performer ("If I Ruled the World") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Flamingos (Aug 23, 2015) Performer ("If I Ruled the World") (uncredited), Writer ("If I Ruled the World") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Wild Life FestivalWild Life Festival (TV Series) Performer ("N.Y. State of Mind") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Episode #1.2 (Jun 24, 2015) Himself, Performer ("N.Y. State of Mind") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Rap Critic ReviewsRap Critic Reviews (TV Series) Performer ("Can't Forget About You") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Performer ("Daughters") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013–2014 2
  • Primary photo for Moyers & CompanyMoyers & Company (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Performer ("World's An Addiction") ( 1 episode, 2012 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2012 ) , Writer ("World's An Addiction") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • The Unicorn That Hated Little Girls (Nov 29, 2012) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("World's An Addiction"), Writer ("World's An Addiction")  Less
  • Primary photo for As Written: Melanie FionaAs Written: Melanie Fiona (TV Mini-series) Special Thanks  Less 2012– 
  • Primary photo for One Hit WonderlandOne Hit Wonderland (TV Series) Writer ("If I Ruled the World") ( 1 episode, 2012 ) , Performer ("If I Ruled the World") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • Baby Got Back (Apr 29, 2012) Performer ("If I Ruled the World"), Writer ("If I Ruled the World")  Less
  • Primary photo for WrestleMania XXVIIWrestleMania XXVII (TV Special) Performer ("Hate Me Now") (uncredited)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Survival 1Survival 1 (TV Movie) Composer, Director, Producer, Writer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Writer ("Dispear", "Patience") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Performer ("Dispear", "Patience") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #9.21 (Oct 14, 2010) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Dispear", "Patience"), Writer ("Dispear", "Patience")  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Performer ("Count Your Blessings") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ("Count Your Blessings") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Will Ferrell/Nas and Damian Marley (Aug 2, 2010) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Count Your Blessings") (uncredited), Writer ("Count Your Blessings") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hawaii Five-0Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) Gordon Smith ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Heihei (Nov 22, 2010) Gordon Smith (as Nasir 'Nas' Jones)  Less
  • Primary photo for EntourageEntourage (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Performer ("Tick Tock") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007–2010 2
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Performer ("As We Enter") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ("As We Enter") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #6.170 (Jun 10, 2010) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("As We Enter"), Writer ("As We Enter")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Performer ("As We Enter") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ("As We Enter") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #18.56 (May 19, 2010) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("As We Enter"), Writer ("As We Enter")  Less
  • Primary photo for 9021090210 (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Multiple Choices (Apr 27, 2010) Soundtrack ("As We Enter") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for How to Make It in AmericaHow to Make It in America (TV Series) Performer ("As We Enter") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Keep on Truck'n (Mar 28, 2010) Performer ("As We Enter")  Less
  • Primary photo for 2010 Soul Train Awards2010 Soul Train Awards (TV Special) Writer ("Medley: 10 Seconds; Holding You Down (Goin' in Circles); La Di Da Di; Holding You Down (Goin' in Circles)")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The X FactorThe X Factor (TV Series) Writer ("Gettin' Jiggy wit It") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Auditions 1 (Aug 16, 2008) Writer ("Gettin' Jiggy wit It") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Me and Mr. JonesMe and Mr. Jones (TV Series) Himself, Executive Producer  Less 2007– 
  • Primary photo for This Is the NThis Is the N (TV Movie) Himself, Documentary Director  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for SavedSaved (TV Series) Performer ("Bridgin the Gap") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Tango (Aug 28, 2006) Performer ("Bridgin the Gap")  Less
  • Primary photo for Chris Rock: Never ScaredChris Rock: Never Scared (TV Special) Performer ("Made You Look"), Writer ("Made You Look") (as Nasir Jones), Special Thanks  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Tracy Morgan: One MicTracy Morgan: One Mic (TV Special) Soundtrack ("One Mic")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Writer ("Hot Boyz") ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
Self (90 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Video on TrialVideo on Trial (TV Series) Himself - Accused ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
    • Episode #2.20 (Mar 11, 2007) Himself - Accused (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for 106 & Park Top 10 Live106 & Park Top 10 Live (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Top of the Pops NLTop of the Pops NL (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2003 )  Less 2003
    • Episode #1.119 (Jan 12, 2003) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.118 (Jan 5, 2003) Himself (archive footage)  Less
Other (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for WWE 2k15WWE 2k15 (Video Game) Performer ("Free")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Madden NFL 12Madden NFL 12 (Video Game) Performer ("Ghetto Dreams"), Writer ("Ghetto Dreams")  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Madden NFL 2010Madden NFL 2010 (Video Game) Performer ("Hate Me Now"), Writer ("Hate Me Now")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for EA Skate 2EA Skate 2 (Video Game) Performer ("Make You Look")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Grand Theft Auto IVGrand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) Soundtrack ("War is Necessary", "Live at the Barbeque") (uncredited)  Less 2008 $100MM
  • Primary photo for Tony Hawk's UndergroundTony Hawk's Underground (Video Game) Performer ("The World Is Yours") (as NAS), Writer ("The World Is Yours")  Less 2003

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