Here Are 5 Of Nas' Favorite Emcees Of The "New Generation"

Nas recently celebrated the 10 year anniversary his album Hip Hop Is Dead. He joined Revolt's Andre Harrell to talk about the genre a decade after he made the statement, at one point going over the emcees he's paying attention to at this very moment. Off the top his head, Nas names five his favorite rappers from the "new generation."

  • J. Cole
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Drake
  • Lil Wayne
  • Rick Ross

As well as the state rap in 2016, Nas discussed his role in Belly, the Obama presidency, Queens Bridge rap history with Revolt. View some clips from his conversation below.