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Nas Inspires USA Olympian Jamie Anderson After Winning Gold

Posted By on February 11, 2014

USA Olympian Jamie Anderson recently revealed that rapper NAS served as teh insipiration behind her Gold Medal run at The Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. While speaking to ABCAnderson revealed that the Nas song “I Can” really kept her motivated at the games.

“It’s Nas ‘I Can,'” she says in an interview with ABC. “It’s just a very inspirational song to truly believe in yourself and know that you’re capable of anything. If you work hard at it, you can. It’s the truth.” 

Once the rapper got news of this, Nas took to Twitter to congratulate Jamie.



Check out Jamie Anderson talking with ABC below:

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  • #TheMan

    Nas will always be the greatest in my eye! Dude music is timeless!! When I hit the gym he is the only rapper on my IPOD! All Songs!!! Nas lyrical ability and songs will trascend to a whole new generation, even when we are did and gone. Dude takes time with his writing!!!