New York rap veteran Nas has caved in and shared his thoughts on a previously never-before-seen pic of himself linked up with hip-hop icon Tupac Shakur.

Nasty Nas went to Instagram Tuesday (October 10) to provide context behind the shot.

Quick to holla at a hoochie with the same line.. I ain't mad at ya. RIP 2pac ! #REBELS

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Earlier in the day, the eye-opening new pic landed online and shook up social media.

On Tuesday (Oct. 10), an Instagram account by the name of contact.high.project uploaded a never-before seen image of ‘Pac and Nas together shortly before or after his performance at New York City’s Palladium on July 23, 1993. The image belongs to a contact sheet from the show. ‘Pac’s also in photos with Redman. (XXL Mag)

@nas 😳😳😳 never seen this one

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Recently, Nas celebrated the launch of his new Timberland boot collaboration.

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@timberland @footlocker event NYC Sept 19.

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Suede @timberland on the feet make my cipher complete 📸 @soulbphotos

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Days prior, buzz developed about Nas teaming up with the foot apparel giant.