Nas live rating based on critic concert reviews.
ON TOUR

Nas

124
critic concert reviews
rap

How Good Are They LIVE?

Live Rating  

73
%
Based on 
124
critic concert
reviews
LAST 12 MONTHS RATING  
74
%
Based on 
18
critic concert
reviews

Real Live Certified  

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Critic Consensus

Based on 124 concert reviews, the critic consensus is that Nas is rated as an average live performer. Nas concert reviews describe live shows and performances as enjoyable, astonishing, dramatic, cerebral, intricate, consistent, and noisy.

ON TOUR

Las Vegas Festival Grounds, Las Vegas, NV 89101, United States (May 4); Red Rocks Amphitheater, Morrison, CO, United States (June 30)

Latest release

Magic 3 (September 14, 2023)

artist info

GENRE
rap
ORIGIN
Brooklyn, United States (9/14/1973)
BIO
Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones, more commonly known as Nas (formerly Nasty Nas and Escobar), born September 14, 1973 in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York, is a prominent American MC. The son of jazz musician Olu Dara, he was raised in the infamous Queensbridge housing projects in Queensbridge, New York.
HAS PERFORMED with
Damian Marley, Lauryn Hill, Mary J Blige, The Roots, Talib Kweli, Wu-Tang Clan, Busta Rhymes, De La Soul

CRITIC concert REVIEWS

Seattle Times (USA)

October 19, 2023
%
Whose world is it?

Spectrum Culture (USA)

October 19, 2023
%
Hip-hop fans have much to celebrate as the genre turns 50 this year. How could folks have known that as DJ Kool Herc hovered over two turntables in a Bronx rec room in 1973 he would be creating a genre that would be the dominant musical force five decades later?

Winnipeg Free Press (Canada)

October 10, 2023
80
%
Wu-Tang forever with Nas

Chicago Concert Reviews (USA)

October 8, 2023
%
Wu-Tang Clan, Nas, De La Soul, guests get United Center into “N.Y. State Of Mind” as hip-hop turns 50

Star Tribune (USA)

October 7, 2023
%
De La Soul also performed for the marathon-like throwback concert at Target Center.

CJLO 1690AM (Canada)

October 6, 2023
%
Wu-Tang Clan and Nas Bring a New York State of Mind to Montreal

Sypher Sights (Canada)

October 3, 2023
%
Wu-Tang Clan & Nas at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Canada (2023.10.01)

Past critic reviews published in

Tampa Bay Times (USA), Louder Than War (UK), Hot Press Magazine (Ireland), Soundvenue (Denmark), Gaffa (Denmark) and more

IMAGE CREDIT

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