CNN Names Nas The ‘Greatest Lyricist Of All-Time

By Staff  |  01/07/2013


Who's the greatest emcee ... of all-time? That's a never-ending debate within the hip-hop world, but recently, CNN hopped into the discussion, declaring Nas the reigning champ.

In a recent piece by journalist Eliott C. McLaughlin, the Queensbridge rap legend is named the "greatest lyricist of all time," while interviewing him about the title.

"It's wayyyyyy, way, way too early in our lives," Nas tells the network. "It's great to put a list together, but don't take it too seriously because your list won't matter 10 years from now or 15 years from now. It'll be a different list."

Would you agree with CNN's declaration? Is he the greatest?

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