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Time Is Illmatic Movie

Rap, Nas, and Medellin

Adriana Aristizábal | Posted 07.06.2014 | Entertainment
Adriana Aristizábal

The story of the famous rapper Nas is a similar story and inspiration to thousands of musicians that are rapping today in the streets of Colombia. These young people dream of playing for fame and to emulate one of the largest revolutionary music idols of this century.

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...

Apparently Robert De Niro Has Been Playing Nas All These Years

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 04.17.2014 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — The raw New York lyricism of Nas kicked off the 13th annual Tribeca Film Festival with an exuberant hip-hop beat. Tribeca opened We...

Tribeca Will Open With A Nas Documentary

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.14.2014 | Entertainment

On April 19, 1994, Nas released "Illmatic," his debut album. Nearly 20 years to the day later, on April 16, 2014, a new documentary about Nas, "Time I...