Nas brings racial profiling to the forefront in Cops Shot The Kid video.
The video for the Kanye West-produced track follows the journey of a young black kid’s struggles with injustice and racial profiling. Slick Rick whose “Children’s Story” is sampled on the track makes a cameo in the video
“Cops Shot The Kid” appeared on Nas’ eleventh studio album NASIR. The project featured collaborations with Kanye West, Puff Daddy, The Dream and 070 Shake.
Back in November the rap legend released a self-titled short film containing all tracks from Nasir. The 16-minute film touched on racism in America.
Watch “Cops Shot The Kid” video below.