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Eminem Just Gave Proof's Son, Who's A Rapper, A Major Co-Sign

By Daryl Nelson

The rapper Nasaan, who's the son of the late Detroit MC Proof, just got a major co-sign from Eminem.

Nasaan is now a contestant in a Fresh Empire contest, and Em told all of his Instagram followers to support him. He also put the young spitter's music in his Instagram bio.

Please check out @1nasaan and give him a vote if you are feeling his verse! I'm proud of what he's becoming as a rapper, back when we took this photo a few years ago I didn't even know he was taking music serious. Proof is somewhere real proud too! Link in bio.

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Em and Proof were best friends, and Proof is often given credit forĀ encouraging Em to pursue his music. In fact, Mekhi Phifer's character Future in the film 8 Mile was loosely based onĀ the D12 member.

In 2006, Proof was shot and killed during an altercation at the CCC nightclub in Detroit.

Proof is a Detroit legend when it comes to Hip Hop. But do you think people will pass on that same love to his son? You can see Nasaan spit below.

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