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New Music: Nas Premieres Exclusive Track from NEW Album Illmatic XX
Exclusively on Pitchfork.com, stream Nas’ previously unreleased freestyle rap recorded in 1993, featuring artists 6’9” and Grand Wizard for Illmatic XX, available April 15th.
Nas has announced that a previously unreleased freestyle rap is now available to stream exclusively on Pitchfork.com TODAY. The track, recorded on The Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito Show on WKCR on October 28, 1993, features artists 6’9” and Grand Wizard. PRESS HERE to listen now.
Nas’ new album, Illmatic XX, is a compilation of rare remixes, unreleased demos and freestyles commemorating the anniversary of his seminal debut release Illmatic. The collection will drop April 15th via SONY Legacy. In conjunction with the new release, Nas will be touring the U.S. this spring and performing the groundbreaking album from front to back. The tour will kick off with special performances at both the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. as well as this year’s Coachella Festival. In combination with the release, Time Is Illmatic – a feature length documentary film that examines the album – will open this year’s Tribeca Film Festival on April 16th. More details to be announced in the coming weeks.