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Nas wraps 20 years of rapping with 'Time Is Illmatic'
Nas wraps 20 years of rapping with 'Time Is Illmatic'

Nasir Jones' rise from the housing projects of Queensbridge in New York to the top of the rap game is at the center of the film "Nas: Time Is Illmatic." The documentary celebrates the 20th anniversary of the prolific emcee's debut, "Illmatic," widely considered one of the best rap albums ever made. The 41-year-old has been performing the record in its entirety (and screening the film) in a series of shows across the country. A raspy-voiced Nas took time between shows to discuss the film, his life today and the state of hip hop. You were 19 when you made "Illmatic." In the film, when you look back on that time, you recall wanting to give people...

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