The recent comments by Jesse Jackson has created quite a stir in both the world of politics and Hip Hop.
On a Fox News broadcast Jackson, who assumed his microphone was off, shared that he wanted to cut Obama‘s nuts off for [click to read] “talking down to black people.”
Recently, rapper Nas shared with MTV his opinion on Jackson‘s comments.
“I think Jesse Jackson, he’s the biggest player hater,” Nas stated on his recent conference call with the media. “His time is up. All you old n—as, time is up. We heard your voice, we saw your marching, we heard your sermons. We don’t wanna hear that sh– no more. It’s a new day. It’s a new voice. I’m here now. We don’t need Jesse; I’m here. I got this. We got Barack, we got David Banners and Young Jeezys. We’re the voice now. It’s no more Jesse. Sorry. Goodbye. You ain’t helping nobody in the ‘hood. That’s the bottom line. Goodbye, Jesse. Bye!”
Nas‘ latest untitled album will be released on July 15 and has already received much publicity due to the album’s former controversial title, Nigger.
As promotion for the new album Nas will hold an in store signing at the Union Square Virgin Megastore in New York on July 15.
The first 500 people to buy Nas‘ latest album on Tuesday (beginning at 9 a.m.) will be given wristbands for the in store event which will take place later in the day