Nas looks forward to the Grammys

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Nas will be happy with the Grammys, even if he loses.

Nas says his competition is a group of great artists and he's honored to be recognized at this level. Nas is up for four awards, including rap/sung collaboration for "Cherry Wine" with Amy Winehouse, rap performance for "Daughters" and rap album for "Life is Good."

Nas says Winehouse was "an angel that just left us too soon." He says "Daughters" is a song he wrote as a personal thing for himself, but he's amazed that not only did it make his album, but the Recording Academy is giving it recognition by nominating it for a Grammy.

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