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Nas: Time Is Illmatic


The story behind Nas’s groundbreaking debut album ‘Illmatic,’ and the early life of one of the most talented rappers of all time. Featuring Pharrell Williams, Alicia Keys, Q-Tip, and Busta Rhymes.

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From Nathan Rabin at The Dissolve:

Time Is Illmatic is a documentary worthy of its subject. It’s no masterpiece, but it’s a strong, substantive look at an album whose greatness was apparent immediately, but that’s still grown in stature since its release. Full Review

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