Harvard has created the Nasir Jones Hiphop Fellowship in honor of Nas. Nas is cool about something that is such a big deal by responding with, “Yea, it’s whatever.”
When multi-platinum hiphop artist Nas was growing up in the housing projects in Queensbridge, New York, he probably wouldn’t have guessed Harvard would ask to create a Hip Hop fellowship in his name 30 years later. But it’s happening. So how do you design a home for hiphop at Harvard? We ventured to find out.