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Time Is Illmatic

Nas to Premiere Time Is Illmatic Film in Detroit on Thursday With Special Screening and Album Performance at The Fillmore

Kelly Frazier | Posted 12.08.2014 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

Like most of us passionate about hip-hop as a culture and as a musical art form, Illmatic hit something in all of us no matter the race or economical lines that it crossed.

WATCH: Nas' New Documentary 'Time Is Illmatic'

Posted 10.07.2014 | Black Voices

After receiving critical praises from the likes of Robert De Niro during the opening of this year’s annual Tribeca Film Festival, Nas’ long-awaite...

Brennan Williams

Why Filmmakers Chose Nas' 'Illmatic' Over Other Classic Albums

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 04.18.2014 | Entertainment

At age 17, Nasir "Nas" Jones stepped onto the rap scene by declaring he "went to hell for snuffing Jesus" on Main Source’s 1991 posse track "Live at...

Nas Comments On His Battle With Jay Z

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.15.2014 | Entertainment

Nas brought Jay Z out on stage at Coachella last weekend, but 10 years ago both men were engaged in one of hip-hop's most famous rap battles. "It w...

Christopher Rosen

The 29 Must-See Movies At This Year's Tribeca Film Festival

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.17.2014 | Entertainment

From April 16 through April 27, some of Hollywood's biggest stars will make their way to New York for the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival. This year's line...

Time Is Still 'Illmatic'

Salvatore Bono | Posted 06.11.2014 | New York
Salvatore Bono

A high school dropout that grew up in the Queensbridge projects, Nas preached to the world what the reality was like in his universe. Now, 20 years later, Illmatic is regarded as one of the greatest hip-hop albums of all time.

Watch The Trailer For Nas' Documentary

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 04.14.2014 | Entertainment

As debuted exclusively by Vulture, the first trailer for "Time Is Illmatic" has arrived. Opening this year's Tribeca Film Festival on April 16, the do...