Nas’ Purple gotta be one of his best songs ever

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  1. Riffi

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    3 perfect verses..the nostalgic beat/vibe.

    Hip Hop will never be this good again



    He sighs with eyes that seen a war too many :mjcry:
     
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    That time between Nastradamus and Stillmatic gave us some of nas’ best music
     
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    Said no one ever.
     
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    It’s one of the greatest comebacks in music..
     
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    I don't like the way P Diddy did Shyne with different lawyers...
     
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    Why it’s mentioned in my rhyme f**k it, it’s just the intro, hate it or love it.
     
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    Like it bump it or dump it
     
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    Beat is fire and NaS did his thing :ohlawd:
     
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    The hood love you but behind your back they pray for the day
    A bullet hit your heart and ambulances take you away
    That ain't love it's hate, think of all the mothers at wakes
    Whose sons you killed, and you ain't got a cut on your face?


    :ahh:
     
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    Top 5 non-Illmatic Nas song.
     
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    I never thought he really ‘fell’ off..I Am was a great album.

    Nastradamus was very lackluster tho :yeshrug:
     
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    One of the best songs in hip hop period. The song is flawless.
     
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    Flawless lyricism and one of the best examples of Nas' premier strength: evocative lyricism.

    definition: bringing strong images, memories, or feelings to mind.
    :wow:
     
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    “Unmarked police cars roam the streets hard, the heat is God
    Somebody tell these shorties reach for the stars
    Instead they tell 'em how to reach through the bars, holding a mirror
    Lookin down a tear in jail, making weapons to kill ya”

    Fav Part

    Peace
     
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