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Nas Will Appear on Doe or Die II, AZ “Guarantees”

AZ speaks to XXLMag.com about reuniting with Nas and performing with him at this year's Rock the Bells festival...

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Nas Speaks on DJ Premier’s Role in Illmatic [Video]

In this new video, Nas reflects on the making of Illmatic and speaks on Q-Tip, DJ Premier and more...

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Elzhi Breaks Down His “Memory Lane” Verse

The Detroit emcee goes in depth about what he says is one of his favorite verses that he's ever penned, where he flipped a classic from Nas's Illmatic...

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Outasight Takes the Rap Nerd Test

The Yonkers, NY rapper tries his hip-hop knowledge by answering five nerdy rap questions. How well does he do? Watch and see...

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Elzhi, Elmatic

Elzhi recreates a classic and finds a way to do it justice...

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XXL Premieres Elzhi Mixtape Tomorrow

Elmatic, the Detroit lyricist’s ode to Nas’ debut album, will drop tomorrow at 1 p.m. EST exclusively on XXLMag.com

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It Was Written: Nas’ Book of Rhymes References

XXL takes a look at some of Nas' most memorable rhyme book references...

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Eight Page Turning Hip-Hop Must Haves for the Holidays

Just in time for the holidays, XXL looks at the year in hip-hop literature and breaks down which book fits each fan on your list. Read all about it...

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AZ Remembers His Classic Debut, “Doe or Die,” 15 Years Later

A decade and a half after the release of his acclaimed debut, AZ reflects on the disc...

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“One Love” or “One Mic” – Chose One as Your Favorite Nas Track

Two fo Nas's best tracks get paired against each other...

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