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Nas Celebrates The Anniversary Of "Illmatic"

By Benny Franklin
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April 19, 1994, will go down in hip-hop history

Nas dropped his debut album Illmatic on that day, it's still ranked as one of the greatest hip-hop albums of all time. 

The 39-minute and 51-second, 10-track album was celebrated today on social media by AZ, Erykah Badu and Nas himself. 






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25 Years! Can’t Believe It. #illmaticXXV (link in bio)

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Celebrate 25 years of #Illmatic with a video essay from Pete Rock, DJ Premier, Professor Large and more revisiting the album on @AppleMusic apple.co/Nas_Illmatic_

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Do you think Illmatic is one of the greatest hip-hop albums of all time? 

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