At short notice, In the released a new project called Magic, made by Hit-Boy. The nine-track release, executive produced by Nas and Hit-Boy, includes a collaboration between A $ AP Rocky and DJ Premier called “Wave Gods.” Listen to Magic low.
Nas reference hip-hop heavyweights throughout Magic, including Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, and Gang Starr. In “Wu for Kids,” Nas pays tribute to the late Virgil Abloh and Ol ‘Dirty Bastard, and others.
Hit-Boy produced and the executive produced each of Nas ’last two albums, Sick of the King and Illness of the King II. The first Sick of the King acquired Nas and Hit-Boy the 2021 Grammy Award with Best Rap Album.
Earlier this year, Hit-Boy worked with Nas on singles ”Dakong Nas“ug”Life Is Like a Dice Game. ” The producer also collaborated with Big Sean on an EP called What You Expect. The EP includes the single “What is Life, ”Which captured a music video showing Big Sean covered in bees.