Nas will join The Game as performers at this year's MTV Africa Awards in Abuja, Nigeria. The idea of bringing two of America's top rappers to Africa was that of the multinational mobile telecommunications company, Zain. “The idea of bringing an international rap star like Nas to the awards demonstrates Zain’s willingness to always explore opportunities that will allow for cross-cultural experiences,” Norman Mayo says, Zains chief marketing officer. The Africa MTV Awards will air on Saturday, November 22nd on local affiliates in Africa.
In related news, Nas recently appeared with Kanye West, De La Soul, will.i.am, Mos Def and Damon Albarn Cypher at the G.O.O.D. Music after party, check out footage from the party now [watch here]. Nas also is featured on a new song from Ludacris called "I Do It For Hip Hop" [listen here]. The track, which also features Jay-Z, is from Ludacris' new album "Theater Of The Mind." Make sure you listen to it, click here!