Ranking Nas' 10 best albums
- 8 | It Was Written.
- 7 | [Untitled] / Nas.
- 6 | The Lost Tapes.
- 5 | Hip Hop is Dead.
- 4 | Nasir.
- 3 | Life is Good.
- 2 | Stillmatic.
- 1 | Illmatic.
Furthermore, who sold more albums Jay Z or Nas?
Nas, whose real name is Nasir Jones, has sold more than 11 million albums, according to Nielsen SoundScan data, starting with his classic 1994 debut, "Illmatic." (Jay-Z has sold roughly twice that amount.)
Likewise, what was Nas last album?
What was Nas biggest hit?
- Untitled. Nas. Peaked at #1 on 8.1.2008.
- Life Is Good. Nas. Peaked at #1 on 8.3.2012.
- Distant Relatives. Nas & Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley.
- Street's Disciple. Nas. Peaked at #2 on 12.17.2004.
- Hip Hop Is Dead. Nas. Peaked at #1 on 1.5.2007.
- Greatest Hits. Nas. Peaked at #11 on 11.23.2007.
- Nasir. Nas.
- The Lost Tapes 2. Nas.
Is Nas a legend?
Nas is considered one of the greatest rappers of all time for his consistent work on his two classic albums (Illmatic and Stillmatic). When Nas dropped Illmatic, it was something very different than most hip-hop albums preceding it.