Nas Illmatic XX It Ain't Hard to Tell

Nas “Illmatic XX” Album Stream

The coverage for NasIllmatic XX has been pretty widespread (and well deserved), and now it continues with the re-release of the legendary LP that dropped 20 years ago. The two-disc LP consists of the original album (which has been praised and heralded as a classic) along with a second disc that features bonus tracks and unreleased freestyles.

The stream of Illmatic XX is now available on Spotify, minus the tracks “I’m A Villain” and a ’93 freestyle from The Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito Show. Take a listen to the iconic LP below and make sure to purchase a copy, available now via iTunes.

Related: Enter the “Represent Illmatic Video Contest” for a chance to direct Nas’ next music video

Nas' cover for Illmatic XX
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