This week marks the 20th anniversary of Nas’ album, Illmatic. Possibly one of the most influential and successful rap album out there. It is definitely an iconic album one that launched Nas’ career. 120 more words
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It’s a special day because today April 16, marks the 20th anniversary of the Nickelodeon sketch comedy show All That. It quickly became a hit and the main go to for the network lasting for an impressive 11 years! 187 more words
Yesterday marked the 20th anniversary of an album which in many ways changed my life. I thought I’d write a little bit about it, as I think it has a certain cultural weight to it that goes beyond my own personal experience and so it’s therefore relevant for a blog which is supposed to be about the “personal and the political.” The album in question happens to be both. 1,134 more words
With the 20th anniversary of Nas’ Illmatic on the horizon, Google Play decided to pay homage to the classic album by putting together a dope visual tribute that gathered some of the rap game’s current hit-makers for a discussion on Illmatic’s influence and just how much that seminal record affected them and their careers. 25 more words
On the 20th anniversary of Oasis’ debut single being released, it was only right that this was my past play.
Having grown up listening to the band and now appreciating their music more than ever before, it’s easy to celebrate the success story of the Manc band and go on about how brilliant they were, but I’m positive we all know just how influential they really were. 114 more words