In 2013, images started surfacing of Nas in a red on white supreme box logo.
These pictures led many to believe a Nas photo t-shirts was up for release. However, nothing came in the following years up until early 2017.
Supreme announced a release of a photo t-shirt featuring the legendary New York Rap artist. Nas is a staple in New York and Hip Hop culture. In 1994, the same year Supreme had its inception Nas released ‘Nas Illmatic’. This 40 minute long EP where a 19 year old Nas rapping about the troubles of growing up in queensbridge as an inner city teenager
is considered to be the basis for East Coast rap and a true all time classic.
Various news outlets and discussion forums have ranked nas illmatic as the #1 best rap/hiphop album ever.