Nas has built up an image of him being a tough poet from the streets of Queens, NY, so it comes as a bit of a shock to see that the Illmatic rapper is actually a fan of outrageous pop star Lady Gaga.

Nas tweeted on Friday that Lady Gaga’s new single, “Born This Way,” was the “craziest track I’ve heard in awhile.”  Gaga’s single, which premiered on Friday, was an instant success, topping the iTunes chart shortly after it was made available for sale.

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Check out Lady Gaga’s new promo pic for her new single Born This Way, dropping February 11, 2011.

Her album will be impacting earth May 23, 2011! Go GAGA!!