Nas visits Wright Museum before show at Freedom Hill

by

comment
Hip-hop legend Nas paid a visit to the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History before his show on Sunday, July 10. 

The museum posted a picture of the emcee, who's been a hip-hop icon since his debut release Illmatic in 1994, posing with a bust of the museum's founder on its Twitter account early Sunday afternoon. The photo 
 

Nas joined Young Jeezy for the show at Freedom Hill Amphitheater later that evening. The artist from the Queensbridge, New York is the son of jazz trumpeter Olu Dara and has sold over 20 million albums worldwide over the span of his legendary career. 


We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Detroit Metro Times. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Detroit Metro Times, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at letters@metrotimes.com.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Detroit Metro Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Metro Times Press Club for as little as $5 a month.