Nas Speaks Out On Promoter's Kidnapping In Angola "He Was In Some Crazy Danger In Africa, So He Threw Me Under The Bus" [Video]

 

Video After The Jump

 

Nas is opening up about American concert promoter Patrick Allocco and his 22-year old son. As we preciously reported, both Alloco's were kidnapped by a concert promoter in Angola when Nas didn't show up for a concert on New Years Eve.


"Basically he was a promoter that I never worked with, and he wanted me to come to Africa for New Year's, which, for me, I thought, would be the best way to spend New Year's. ... The business wasn't handled. There was nothing sent to me, and there were no flights," Nas told MTV's RapFix Live. "By the time he did send money — he did eventually send money to me — but it was too late to go. I didn't even have a visa to get in the country. So that's canceled, the show's canceled."


The father and son were allowed to stay in a hotel, but had their passports taken so they couldn't travel until local promoter Henrique "Riquhino" Miguel was paid the money he advanced to Nas and opening act Jemiah Jai.

 

Miguel had his bodyguards kidnap the Allocos when he realized neither Nas or Jai weren't coming. The American Embassy had them placed in the hotel. Alloco and his son did make it home safely eventually after Nas repaid the $300,000 he had received. Alloco is still considering a lawsuit against Nas after having to spend 49 days trapped in Angolo.


Patrick Allocco and his son, also named Patrick


"Nothing could be further from the truth," Allocco said of Nas' version of the story. "Nas put us in harm's way by not showing up and put my son and I at physical harm and at risk by his inaction to fly to Angola."


Nas thinks Alloco is simply using him as a scapegoat.


"He was in some crazy danger In Africa," Nas said. "So he threw me under the bus."







Follow Me

Join Our Facebook Fan Page Check Us Out On MySpace Follow Us On Twitter Follow Me On Youtube

Views: 11679

Comment

You need to be a member of ThisIs50.com to add comments!

Join ThisIs50.com

Comment by SuperDiva on March 29, 2012 at 6:13pm
@killer LOL!! its always dickhead little acting bitchhes in the bunch acting like their amazing when theyre not LOLOL -- NAS isn't giving none of these n***** money andd he is down for ppl killing them BRAVO to Nas that they can't see him playing the s*** outta them -- LOLOLOL!! Sue him boo
Comment by M.K.J... on March 29, 2012 at 5:06pm
NAS FORGET THAT CLOWN CONTINUE TO DO U MAN LOL,LOOKIN GOOD BTW ;)
Comment by Phukyofeelings on March 29, 2012 at 1:51pm
All these haters who gives a f***, does nas owe you money? no? then s
STFU b******.
Comment by SuperDiva on March 29, 2012 at 10:36am
LOL its always a dickhead in the bunch
Comment by JerseyDog on March 29, 2012 at 8:55am
You gossiping a** n***** on here shld keep your opinions to yourselves. Ya'll don't know s*** about the business. smh Most promoters are lying a**, fast talkers with slick lines, like the dude who f***** yo mama and accidentally made the germ you see in the mirror. LOL!!!!
F*** that other s***, drop some music my niig!
Comment by SuperDiva on March 29, 2012 at 8:42am
LOLOL Now thats just some fcked up ish Nas. They was in some crazy danger (bc of me not showing and taking long as ish to pay the advance back) so he threw me under the bus. Dude should sue ur a**!!
Comment by killerdamski on March 29, 2012 at 3:30am
Nas losing loads of fans with his recent behaviour, you need to sell records to get out of debt if you carry on you won't even sell 1.
Comment by REZA on March 28, 2012 at 11:53pm
PERSIAN GODFATHER MIXTAPE!!!! CHECK ME OUT http//www.FACEBOOK.COM/REZAPGF like me on facebook
Comment by MimE-FreAK on March 28, 2012 at 9:23pm
threw you under the bus...gtfoh you got paid thought you could just not show up...I mean your track record says fraud...pay yo taxes fam
Comment by og on March 28, 2012 at 7:30pm
nas is a b**** man up u took the money but could not show up



Upcoming Releases

Members

 


Example Searches:
music, girls, Bentley

Latest Activity

F***THEWORLD commented on ChasinDatPaper's blog post Racist Fargo, ND Woman Amber Hensley Fired, Investigated By Police After Video Of Her Threatening To Kill 3 Somali Women Goes Viral (Video)
"So a secretary said some stupid s*** to three Somali woman and got fired. How is this a story? This is nothing but sensationalism for the sheep to keep the agenda going by the stupid liberals. Blown way out of proportion, was that fat slob really a…"
22 minutes ago
THA D0N commented on ChasinDatPaper's blog post Racist Fargo, ND Woman Amber Hensley Fired, Investigated By Police After Video Of Her Threatening To Kill 3 Somali Women Goes Viral (Video)
"@bongo servitude is a false equivalence to the American trans-Atlantic slave trade. You're mentioning things that doesn't effect this country or the people in it. American slavery/racism still impacts people of color in 2017 and I'm…"
31 minutes ago
Daphenous Reid commented on ChasinDatPaper's blog post Napoleon & Noble of Outlawz On "All Eyez On Me": It Could Have Been Better (Video)
"Movie was horrible and a lie"
33 minutes ago
Daphenous Reid commented on ChasinDatPaper's blog post Racist Fargo, ND Woman Amber Hensley Fired, Investigated By Police After Video Of Her Threatening To Kill 3 Somali Women Goes Viral (Video)
"What else is new"
36 minutes ago
Mikhail Stukov posted a blog post

Livesosa - "Hollywood Nova" (Mixtape)

LiveSosa strikes an artful balance between producer, songwriter and artist. The Fort Smith, AR native is just as comfortable and skillful behind the boards as he is with a pen or on the Mic. Growing up in a household that played r&b (R. Kelly, Tamia, Erykah badu, Anita Baker, Lauryn Hill) as equally as Rap (Tupac, Jay, Biggie,…See More
48 minutes ago
Natalie N Mann liked Natalie N Mann's blog post #NewVideo "Let Me Show You" Rah 1 Ft Teeny Barrino @TeamCollective #Rah1 #LetMeShowYou #FutureStars
1 hour ago
Natalie N Mann posted a blog post
1 hour ago
City commented on NewMusic's blog post Rotimi - Want More ft. Kranium (TI50)
"this is actually the best record this dude has put out...the I just hit a lotto joint was cool too"
1 hour ago

© 2017   Created by 50 Cent.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service

© 2012   Created by 50 Cent.   Powered by .

Badges  |  Help  |  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy