Nas has released the music video for his Nasir song “Cops Shot the Kid.”
The video depicts a young black man being harassed by two white police officers. It ends with the young man getting shot as he flees from police with his hands raised. This is a scenario that many minorities know all
The clip also features a cameo from Slick Rick, whose “Children’s Story” is sampled on Nas’ track.
This past autumn, Nas released a short film called NASIR – The Film, soundtracked by his 2018 album of the same name.