During a performance at Ricochet Lounge in Miami, Florida for Art Basel Miami 2011, Nas painted his first-ever picture, stopping the performance to auction off the work for $14,000.<!–more–>

The Queensbridge rapper picked up a brush during "Made You Look" and tested his artistic hand, resulting in a portrait of a man smoking a joint. After the performance, Esco auctioned the piece for charity, with the winning bid coming in at $14,000.

Check the performance and auction below.


Nas Selling His First Painting For $14,000 and performing at Ricochet Lounge for Art Basel Miami 2011 from The305.com on Vimeo.