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Nas, Dave Chappelle, Radio City: Rapper Performs ‘Illmatic’ With Orchestra At Comedian’s New York Show

Comedian Dave Chappelle has been making the rounds as of late in order to promote his current string of stand up shows in New York’s own Radio City Music Hall. The shows are now well underway and making headlines galore each and every night. Just ...

Nas, Schoolboy Q, Flying Lotus: Shots Fired Following Concert

It’s been reported that following a Nas, Schoolboy Q and Flying Lotus concert at the famed Red Rocks Amphitheater in the Denver area, shots were fired by a man with a rifle just outside the show. Police are still on the hunt for the shooter. The ...

Green Label Lists Greatest Hip-Hop Album Art of All Time: Nas, Kanye West and A Tribe Called Quest Rule

Green Label has issued its ruling of the Top 14 hip-hop album covers of all time, and we don't envy the process. Hip-hop, like alternative rock, is full of incredibly artistic pieces.

Nas’ 'Time Is Illmatic' documentary gets international distribution deal

Nas is taking his documentary around the world.

Jennifer Lopez 'A.K.A.' Tracklist Unveiled: New Album Features Pitbull, Iggy Azalea, Nas and More

Jennifer Lopez has unveiled the full tracklist for her eighth studio album A.K.A. and the album is also known as a star-studded affair.

Nas to headline Essence Festival kickoff event on July 3

Nas has been announced as the headliner for Essence Festival's 20th anniversary kick-off event. The concert, which takes place at the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans on July 3, will also feature Trey Songz, K. Michelle and Jazmine Sullivan.

Nas reveals he's working with Timbaland, Swizz Beatz and No I.D. on new album

Nas recently celebrated the 20th anniversary of his Illmatic debut, which must have left him inspired because now he's announced that he's working on a new record.

5 Reasons Why "Illmatic" is the Greatest Rap Album Ever

I hold the very uncontroversial opinion that Illmatic, the debut album by Queens rapper Nas, is the greatest rap album ever made. In celebration of Illmatic’s 20th birthday today, here a couple of reasons why it’s truly the greatest ever, just in ...

7 Musicians with Tax Problems: R. Kelly, Robin Thicke, and more

Happy tax day! If you feel stressed out and miserable that you waited until the last minute to do your taxes (if that's the case, stop reading this and get back to your taxes), don't feel so bad; even the rich and famous are awful at paying the IRS. ...

5 biggest surprise cameos of Coachella: Justin Bieber, Beyoncé, Debbie Harry and more [VIDEOS]

But, the more interesting stories lie in those who showed up at Coachella with no forewarning, shocking audiences in mostly good way (except for one...). Here at MusicTimes, we're all about the element of surprise, so check out the five biggest ...

8 Pairs of Songs with the Same Title: Which is Better?

While musicians can be sued if they plagiarize lyrics or melodies, song titles are pretty much fair game, resulting in a ton of songs with the same name. I’ve decided to stack up some of the best songs that share titles and see which is better. ...

6 Classic Albums That Deserve Documentaries: Weezer, the Strokes and more

Some of my favorite types of films to watch are music documentaries, and with the premiere of Time is Illmatic, a film about the classic Nas LP Illmatic (in my opinion, the greatest rap album ever made), I started thinking about what other incredible ...

Trailer released for Nas' 'Time Is Illmatic' documentary [WATCH]

The 20th anniversary of Nas' debut is approaching and the legendary Queens rapper is gearing up to take his Time Is Illmatic documentary to the Tribeca Film Festival.

Nas, Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Tech N9ne and more reflect on 'Illmatic' in new Google Play documentary [Watch]

Nas' iconic debut, Illmatic, turns 20 next week. Hip-hop's major players weigh in on its significance.

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