New York rapper Nas is dropping gems even when he’s not on the mic. The hip-hop veteran went online this week to share a thought-provoking message about getting things changed in the new year.

Big Facts: Nasir Jones relied on his Instagram page to encourage people to stop waiting around for change to happen.

On A Related Note: Outside of dropping knowledge, Nasir Jones went online this week to share epic moments hanging out in Las Vegas around New Year’s Eve.

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High five my G @lala @taolasvegas

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Good Times @taolasvegas

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Wait, There’s More: Nas recently raised eyebrows after he deleted hundred of IG posts and shared just a few moments from Sin City.

Before You Go: The rap veteran’s daughter Destiny Jones shared shots of herself hanging out alongside Nas, her mom, actress Yara Shahidi, her boyfriend and more people.