Nas Is Tired Of "Illmatic" Nostalgia: "I'm Ready"

HipHop News Posted on October 19, 2019 at 3:03am

Nas Is Tired Of "Illmatic" Nostalgia: "I'm Ready"

"Illmatic" is dead.

When Nas unleashed his debut album Illmatic in 1994, he could have never predicted the impact it would have on Hip-Hop culture. Twenty-five years later, the album is still one of the most revered pieces of music Hip-Hop of all time.

But Nas obviously has had enough. During an interview with the High Life, the famous MC admitted that the nostalgia has worn off..centered-ad {

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"I'm tired of celebrating," he said. "I am grateful, but it has begun to take on its own life. I just did the 20th anniversary of the National Symphony Orchestra five years ago, and the next thing you know, five years, and is a calendar that I didn't ask for show me just how fast time passes."

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Nas also noted that he conducted the National Symphony Orchestra show this year to return to celebrate Illmatic. While he is gra


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