Nas Changes Album Title; Sets July 1 Date

Nas has changed the title of his controversial album Nigger after receiving pressure from label executives, retailers, and the media. The album will now be untitled and is scheduled for a July 1st release.

“It’s important to me that this album gets to the fans,” said Nas. “It’s been a long time coming. I want my fans to know that creatively and lyrically, they can expect the same content and the same messages. It’s that important. The streets have been waiting for this for a long time. The people will always know what the real title of this album is and what to call it.”