Nas Will Be Honored with the NYC Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment 'Spotlight Award' @balleralert Nas Will Be Honored with the NYC Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment ‘Spotlight Award’ - blogged by @ashleytearra ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ With over twenty-five years in this game of Hip-Hop no one could ever deny Nas’ legendary contribution to the culture… which is exactly why New York City has always been proud to call him one of their own ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ According to Complex the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment MOME will be honoring the Queens New York-born lyricist with the ‘Spotlight Award’ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The estimable accolade serves as a way to shed light on heavy-hitters in entertainment such as film television music publishing digital content and advertising ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ “His roots run deep in our city From Brooklyn to Queens he is a product of New York City public housing and exemplifies what it means to give back” MOME Commissioner Julie Menin says ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Menin will be presenting Nas with the honor at Sir Lucian Grainge’s 2018 Artist Showcase which is set to be hosted by the Universal Music Group ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ “As a musician Nas has made his name known worldwide helping to put New York City on the map” she adds “But beyond that he’s a role model for the next generation of young artists He leads by example through his philanthropic efforts” ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ For Nas the recognition of his many years of accomplishments is actually quite profound and dear to his heart ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ “Anyone who knows me know what New York City means to me and this is special because of that connection the rapper said Meme

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