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.
You can’t rewrite history.. 25 years is a milestone that should not be over looked., our camaraderie was never about competition but more of complimenting one another., - We sketched our name in the culture for eternity.,— AZ (@quietAZmoney) April 19, 2019
I salute you, I respect you, I Thank you.. @nas Illmatic pic.twitter.com/m4I22wXM1d
This was my measuring stick when I was workin on my demo . @Nas we love you, comrade. 🙏🏽#NASillmatic25 pic.twitter.com/69l3kdfiwL— ErykahBadoula (@fatbellybella) April 19, 2019
Do you think Illmatic is one of the greatest hip-hop albums of all time?