Nas reflects on his friendship with Amy Winehouse [Video]


The legendary MC that is Nas recently sat down and spoke about his friend and musical collaborator, the late great Amy Winehouse. In this short video, he talks about hearing her music via producer Salaam Remi, who worked closely with her and Nas, and how her voice “instantly caught” him. He also talks about how he first met her over Skype and how they share the same birthday, both reminding Salaam of each other, as Nas refers to her as his “crazy twin.”

The rapper also speaks of her personality, artistry and his collaboration on her Lioness: Hidden Treasures album, “Like Smoke.” The posthumous release shot to the top of the UK albums chart on its release, shifting over 194,000 copies [get your via iTunes].