Nas reminisces on raising his daughter Destiny Jones, in the new video Daughters.Destiny was 16 years old at the time, when she totally embarassed herself and her parents, all while making a trashy name for herself on every blog (read here). Her reckless ways inspired Nas to write this song and led to him having a better relationship with his only daughter. Destiny makes an appearance at the end of the video.Props to Nas for the tracks great message!
Director Chris Robinson says-“I think that this song for Nas is so personal, everything in the song is real, that he wanted to share this moment with his fans, with the world, and it was actually his suggestion,” Chris Robinson told MTV News. “I was ready to cast someone, and he was real calm and said, ‘Hey, Dest is gonna be here, I think we need to keep it real.’”
Nas, Life Is Good album drops July 17.
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