Nas Announces 'The Lost Tapes 2' Release Date

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Nas performs in concert during Primavera Sound Festival on May 30, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. 

On the heels of teasing The Lost Tapes sequel, Nas officially announced on Tuesday (July 2) that The Lost Tapes 2 is set for release July 19. The long-awaited project will feature unreleased cuts from Hip-Hop Is Dead, UntitledLife Is Good, and Nasir

Nas also unveiled the track list, which enlists a myriad of superstars on the production side. Look for hard-hitting beats from luminaries such as Kanye West, Pete Rock, Hit-Boy, Swizz Beatz, RZA, The Alchemist, No I.D., Statik Selektah, Pharrell and more. 

The Queensbridge native has launched a merchandise collection in collaboration with Aimé Leon Dore commemorating the project that's now available over at his online shop. The selection includes a range of t-shirts, hoodies, an ash tray and a The Lost Tapes II candle. 

Nas is just days away from embarking on a co-headlining tour with Mary J. Blige later in July. The North American trek is slated to kick off in West Palm Beach, Fla. on July 11. 

Watch The Lost Tapes 2 trailer and find the effort's track list below. 

The Lost Tapes 2 Track List:
1. No Bad Energy [PROD. BY SWIZZ BEATZ]
3. Jarreau of Rap (Skatt Attack) feat. Al Jarreau, Keyon Harrold [PROD. BY EDDIE COLE]
4. Lost Freestyle [PROD. BY STATIK SELEKTAH]
5. Tanasia [PROD. BY RZA]
6. Royalty feat. RaVaughn [PROD. BY HIT-BOY]
7. Who Are You feat. David Ranier [PROD. BY ERIC HUDSON]
8. Adult Film feat. Swizz Beatz [PROD. BY SWIZZ BEATZ]
9. War Against Love [PROD. BY DJ DAHI & DJ KHALIL]
10. The Art of It feat. J. Myers [PROD. BY PETE ROCK]
11. Highly Favored [PROD. BY RZA]
12. Queens Wolf [PROD. BY DJ TOOMP]
13. It Never Ends [PROD. BY THE ALCHEMIST]
14. You Mean The World to Me [PROD. BY KANYE WEST]
15. Queens Bridge Politics [PROD. BY PETE ROCK]
16. Beautiful Life feat. RaVaughn [PROD. BY NO I.D.]


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