Nas Nasty Dallas Penn

Nas Inspires a New Dallas Penn Video

You should have probably expected that the Queens native Dallas Penn would have something to say about Nas’ new album, Life Is Good.

“Hip-Hop was always my barometer for what the good life should be. Sometimes that meant getting fresh and going to a party. Other times it meant gaining knowledge of self and going to college to gain knowledge of the world. Hip-Hop was info, style, communication, art, food, sex, everything. NaS new album reminds me that Hip-Hop can still be all of those things.”

Dallas makes it an audio visual experience in his response to “Nasty” through a video that shows perspective on the black renaissance in cinema. During the 1950s and ’60s, a good life for blacks had signs of improvement as they made progress in the film industry, even during the climate of discrimination in America. Dallas conveys that form of edutainment.

Nas Dallas Penn Video


A recording from Nas and Akinyele in 1991 gets released from the vaults. Listen to “Lunchroom Battles” below.

Related Articles


Nas Speaks To Daughters from Life Is Good


Akinyele Puts His Money In Lollypop’s Strip Club


Video: Hot 97 Summer Jam 2012


Nas & Rick Ross and NYC’s “Accident Murderers”


Nas & Large Professor “Loco-Motive” MP3


’90s Resurrection in Dallas Penn’s Phony Ppl Video


Latest News

asap-twelvyy Music

New Music by A$AP Twelvyy; Tyler, the Creator; Meek Mill and more

The Listening Room (July 21, 2017)
george-romero Film

George A. Romero Was the Kool Herc of Zombie Films

The Rugged Guide to a horror legend
havoc-remembering-prodigy Video

Havoc Speaks on Meeting Prodigy, Creating “Shook Ones,” and Mobb Deep’s Legacy

"To be honest, the outpouring of support due to this event felt bittersweet"
Redeyes Music

PREMIERE: Redeyes, “100 Porsches To The Stars” Video f/ Hus Kingpin

"I'm just trying to get you on my wave, mama, nothin' extra"
damn-hoodies Events

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DAMN.’ Pop-Up Experience

Rule 1: If you ain't one of the homies, don't be Instagramming
kendrick-damn-tour In Concert

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DAMN.’ Tour Takes Over Brooklyn

He made it look sexy
nav-metro-boomin-perfect-timing-new-video Music Video

Watch NAV and Metro Boomin’s New NSFW “Perfect Timing (Intro)” Video

Diving down a wormhole of subconscious desire
Ivan Ave Music

PREMIERE: Ivan Ave, “Fast Forward” (produced by MNDSGN & DJ Harrison)

Time is a cruel mistress
elon-musk-hyperloop News

Elon Musk Thinks a 29-Minute Commute from New York to D.C. is Coming “Rapidly”

SpaceX was just the beginning
sza and travis scott perform "love galore" on 'fallon' TV

SZA and Travis Scott Perform “Love Galore” on ‘Fallon’

The 2017 favorite is hopefully just the start of the pair's collaborations
khary and lege kale posted in some trees Music

PREMIERE: Khary and Lege Kale Go “Too Fast” in New Video

They also announce the release date for their 'Tidal Graves' EP
21 savage's "issa" with young thug and drake is still dropping News

Now 21 Savage’s “Issa” With Young Thug and Drake Issa Coming Out

Issa flip-fop
Flying Lotus Video

Open Space: Flying Lotus

"I just wanted to show everyone their ugliness."
cris-streetz Music Video

PREMIERE: Tonight Cris Streetz Needs A “Ratchet”

Another J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League production
a turntable melting in an block of ice for dj shadows corridors music video Music Video

DJ Shadow Shares New Video For “Corridors”

Otherworldly visuals from the always innovating producer
nyck caution and kirk knight of pro era posing for the album cover of their project 'nyck @ knight' Features

Nyck @ Knight Are the Latest in the Progression of Pro Era

"Why would you want the old me? I was trash back then!"