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Nas co-wrote songs on Will Smith’s album ‘Big Willie Style’


Nas co-wrote songs on Will Smith‘s 1997 platinum album ‘Big Willie Style'

On 's ‘Big Willie Style' album liner notes, Nasir Jones, also known as , is credited as a co-writer on six songs, including; “Chasing Forever”, “Yes Yes Yall”, “Men in ,” “Gettin' Jiggy wit It”, “Just Cruisin' ()” and “Miami.”

Till this date, Nas has never won a Grammy for his own but Will Smith's 1998 hit single ‘Gettin' Jiggy Wit It' won a Grammy in 1999 for the Best Solo Performance and Nas co-wrote on it.

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