Contact Us

Latest News - Page 3456

nas illmatic 20 years anniversary one love

“One Love”

Producer: Q-Tip
Lyric: “So stay civilized, time flies/Though incarcerated your mind dies, I hate it when your moms cries/It kinda makes me want to murder, for real a/I even got a mask and gloves to bust slugs but one love”
Why It’s Dope: Nas is encouraging his friend to stay positive and not let his incarceration break his spirit. This line is notable because it’s one of the few times on the album when murder is referenced with the motive being anything other than money or self-preservation—it's revenge, and it's an emotion that's hard to overcome.


What We Learned: Nas’ ‘Ask Me Anything’ Session On Reddit

Nas was a guest on Reddit’s Ask Me Anything Session today in celebration of llmatic XX, a special 20th Anniversary Edition of the widely debated hip-hop classic that was released today via SONY Legacy,  Nas answered fans questions about everything from Bishop Nehru, his favorite television show and everything about Illmatic...

Read More

Category: News Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for XXL Mag quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!