9th Wonder Details Why "It Ain't Hard To Tell" Is His Favorite lllmatic Track

Exclusive: Producer 9th Wonder discusses his favorite track off Nas' "Illmatic," which is the incomparable "It Ain't Hard To Tell."

9th Wonder Details Why "It Ain't Hard To Tell" Is His Favorite lllmatic Track

Fashawn Reviews "Illmatic" For Its 20-Year Anniversary

Fashawn, who once crafted an "Ode To Illmatic," provides a track-by-track breakdown of Nas' 1994 debut album.

Fashawn Reviews "Illmatic" For Its 20-Year Anniversary

DX Daily - Top Hip Hop Headlines For 4/17/14

In today's DX Daily, Large Professor talks about Nas and "Illmatic," Kelis says she doesn't listen to Nas and Wu Tang Killa Bees member is in stable condition.

DX Daily - Top Hip Hop Headlines For 4/17/14

Nas At 20 Years Old Discussing "Illmatic," HipHopDX Staff Reflects On Being 20

For this week's Throwback Thursday, the DX staff discuss where they were in life at the same that Nas was when he dropped his debut album.

Nas At 20 Years Old Discussing "Illmatic," HipHopDX Staff Reflects On Being 20

House Shoes & Willie B: Overheard At Delicious Vinyl Ep. Two: "It Was Written" vs. "I Am"

In this edition of HipHopDX's series, House Shoes & Willie B debate the merits of Nas' second & third solo albums.

House Shoes & Willie B: Overheard At Delicious Vinyl Ep. Two: "It Was Written" vs. "I Am"

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Krayzie Bone Announces "Chasing The Devil" Release Date

Krayzie Bone Announces "Chasing The Devil" Release Date

Krayzie Bone says the "Chasing The Devil" album trilogy will be his last solo release.

Large Professor Confirms Refusing "Illmatic" Executive Producer Credit

Large Professor Confirms Refusing "Illmatic" Executive Producer Credit

Exclusive: Large Professor looks back on meeting Nas outside of John Brown High School, cutting his demo tape and details from the "Illmatic" recording sessions.

Pharoahe Monch - P.T.S.D. (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)

Pharoahe Monch - P.T.S.D. (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)

Another blistering addition to Pharoahe Monch's discography, "P.T.S.D." helps make the case that Pharoahe now possesses one of Hip Hop's strongest catalogues.

AZ On "Illmatic": "I Helped Build That House"

AZ On "Illmatic": "I Helped Build That House"

AZ reflects on his 20-year career following his guest appearance on Nas' "Illmatic." He also explains why The Firm failed, and chooses between "Takeover" & "Ether."

DX Daily - Top Hip Hop Headlines Of 4/14/14

DX Daily - Top Hip Hop Headlines Of 4/14/14

In today's DX Daily, AZ talks about "Illmatic," Nas shines at Coachella and Drake grants a teenage girl's wish.

Nas Admits Leaking "Illmatic"

Nas Admits Leaking "Illmatic"

Update: A video clip of Nas discussing his role in leaking "Illmatic" surfaced.