Rap veteran Nas doesn’t normally just hand out co-signs. However, the hip-hop stud has dished out a well-earned salute to protégé Dave East.

Nasir Jones went to Instagram Monday (June 12) with a clip of East putting in some serious vocal work.

@daveeast – Ima Rare Breed

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A few days ago, Dave East posted up a pic of himself alongside the hip-hop icon.

Recently, Dave linked up with former drug kingpin Freeway Ricky Ross.

Recently, rap veteran Ice-T praised East’s music grind and revealed his admiration.

#ParanoiaComingSoon

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@daveeast x @icet !!!!!!

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