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Lorde, The National, Nas & The Replacements To Play Boston Calling

Can’t check out the Boston Calling festival in May? Well, you’re in luck, the fest has announced another set of dates this fall.

04/23/2014

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Nas Documentary ‘Time Is Illmatic’ Premieres at Tribeca Film Festival

A documentary film centered around the creation of Nas’ classic 1994 album Illmatic, it combines archival footage and photos from Nas’ career with interviews with his family; his brother Jabari (aka “Jungle”), and his father, the trumpet player Olu Dara.

04/17/2014

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Beyoncé, Jay Z Surprise Coachella With Impromptu Performances

The crowd saw more than they bargained for when two of hip-hop’s biggest names surprised the festival by guest appearing at random sets.

04/14/2014

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The NSO Bring Nas’ ‘Illmatic’ to Life for ‘One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide’

To kick off a two-week hip-hop festival, the National Symphony Orchestra will team up with Nas for two special performances to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Illmatic.

03/28/2014

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Nas Documentary Set to Open 2014 Tribeca Film Festival

Directed by One9 and Erik Parker (a former Radio.com staffer), the doc will delve into the making of the now classic album, the social conditions that created it and the role Nas’ famous dad played in his music.

02/19/2014

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Nas Teams Up with Xbox for New TV Show, ‘Street Dreams’

The news arrives as Nas is celebrating the 20th anniversary of his classic 1994 debut, ‘Illmatic,’ with a string of performances of the album in its entirety.

02/12/2014

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Nas Celebrates 20th Anniversary of ‘Illmatic’ with Expanded Album, Tour & Documentary

Back in 1994, Nas released his debut, ‘Illmatic.’ Now twenty years later, the rapper is celebrating its anniversary by offering up an expanded edition filled with demos, remixes and live cuts.

02/04/2014

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Nas Helps Displaced D.C. Family Raise Money for Housing

After a fire displaced a family of eight from their Northwest Washington apartment, a famous rapper has stepped in to help.

08/08/2013

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Nas Honored With Harvard Hip-Hop Fellowship

Harvard’s new Nasir Jones Hip-Hop Fellowship, which will “fund scholars and artists who show productive scholarship and creative potential in the arts in connection with hip-hop.”

07/17/2013

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Potential Beyonce & Jay-Z Duet On Deck, Plus Summer’s Big Rap Albums

In this week’s REWIND, the summer release schedule gets even hotter with Drake added to the mix and a potential Bey & Jay duet on deck.

06/27/2013

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