With all the discussions going on about Common being invited to the White House, fellow rapper Nas weighed in during an interview with MTV. The main people against Common is the Fox News network, which Nas calls "Vile" and internally shook.
"The people who feel like Common shouldn't be performing are really old in their thinking," Nas said. "It's like your grandparents have a microphone, and not even smart grandparents — just ignorant grandparents…It scares the h*ll out of them. They feel like an endangered species in their way of thinking. People that are not open to change are just miserable." (MTV
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