Updated: Aug 8, 2021
Nearly one year after releasing King’s Disease, Nas delivers the surprise sequel. Executive produced by Hit-Boy, the 15-track set includes Nas’ first collaboration with Eminem, who appears alongside EPMD on “EPMD 2.”
The 47-year-old legend also reunites with Ms. Lauryn Hill on “Nobody,” while A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie and YG team up on “YKTV.”
Other guests include Charlie Wilson, Blxst, and Hit-Boy. Along with the album, Nas has debuted a video for the standout “Rare.”
Nas also recalls on "Death Row East" the infamous East Coast/West Coast feud and how he tried to squash things with 2Pac.
Nas raps about having run-ins with Suge Knight, what happened when his brother Jungle ran into 2Pac, and denies a rumor regarding 2Pac’s 1994 shooting at Quad Studios
King’s Disease II follows last year’s original album, which debuted at No. 5 on the Billboard 200, with appearances from Big Sean, Don Toliver, Lil Durk, Anderson .Paak, Fivio Foreign, and A$AP Ferg. The album earned Nas his first Grammy for Best Rap Album.
Stream King’s Disease II below.