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W.A.C.#1 -- Illmatic --- Nas

My thoughts

Oh God! As someone who has limited experience with hip hop, being presented with, what many consider, the finest album of its genre was a challenge beyond me. 470 more words

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Happy Birthday Illmatic!

“I rap for listeners, bluntheads, fly ladies, and prisoners Henessey-holders and old-school niggas”

Nas’s debut album Illmatic turns 23 today. Now i could give you the whole run down on how dope this album is. 360 more words

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Today In Hip-Hop History - Nas Drops Illmatic

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April 19th, 1994 – Nas dropped his debut, game changing, critically adored album “Illmatic” on Columbia Records. Hip-hop’s most beloved solo album seems to only become more legendary as time passes. 53 more words

Classic Hip Hop

Let me pick up the torch

For the last few years Hip Hop has gone through a transition where the elitist is busy counting their money from all their royalties, where Rappers became business men who is too busy increasing their respective brands instead of making the music that we have loved for so many years. 316 more words

Archived | Illmatic

At its core, hip-hop is a sport. It’s all about who can write the better, harder-hitting and more clever lines and who can give the smoothest delivery. 737 more words

Arts And Culture

Moments.

On me –

Hair – barberyumyum @Sanarae – 89

Outfit –

swimsuit –  – Essential Bikini

Tattoo – Nanika @Sanarae – Lily RARE

Pose – … 48 more words

Fashion

Album of the Week - 001

Listening to albums takes time. Finding the good ones takes even more time. Luckily I listen to music all the time. So hopefully, by sharing my favorite albums each week, I can save you some time. 28 more words

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