Jay-Z vs. Nas

Jay-Z was entering the prime of his rap career with the release of Blueprint in 2001. His only misstep was awakening the sleeping lyrical giant that is Nas with the diss record “Takeover.” Nas responded and came out victorious with the release of the lethal track “Ether.”

A.R. Shaw

A.R. Shaw is an author and journalist who documents music, politics, and entertainment. He has covered The Obama White House, the summer Olympics in London, and currently serves as Lifestyle Editor for Rolling Out magazine. Follow his journey on Twitter @arshaw and Instagram @arshaw23.