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Nas' 'Time Is Illmatic': An Inside Look At the Tribeca Film Fest Premiere, Concert
"Time Is "Illmatic," the documentary about Nas' 1994 debut album, lived up to its name last night.
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[Interviews] Large Professor Confirms Refusing "Illmatic" Executive Producer Credit
Exclusive: Large Professor looks back on meeting Nas outside of John Brown High School, cutting his demo tape and details from the "Illmatic" recording sessions.
Nas Didn't Like "One Time 4 Your Mind",...
Today , Nas released the 20th anniversary commemorative album for Illmatic. Spotify rounded up Large Professor, Pete Rock, DJ Premier, Nas and the woman who signed Nas to Columbia, Faith Newman to discuss secrets behind the making of the greatest rap album of all time.
[Interviews] Pete Rock Recalls Making "The World Is Yours" In Under 10 Minutes
Exclusive: Pete Rock looks back on his work with Roy Ayers, Heavy D and reveals how close Notorious B.I.G. came to rhyming over "The Main Ingredient."
Stream Roc Marciano-Featuring Group the U.N.'s Reissue of 'UN Or U Out'
Ten years ago the U.N., a rap group consisting of Dino Brave, Mike Raw, Laku, and most notably, Roc Marciano , released a little record titled UN Or U Out .
[News] Pete Rock Reveals EP Work With De La Soul & "Soul Survivor 3"
Exclusive: Pete Rock explains why Nas' "Illmatic" still holds appeal after 20 years and announces a pair of upcoming releases.
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The geography of sound: CSUMB grad follows a musical compass
It all started while he was playing music in New Zealand. Or maybe it was in his hometowon of Stockton.