Nas Announces Big Plans For 20th Anniversary Of 'Illmatic'

Nas announced that he will be celebrating the 20th year of Illmatic's release. He plans to release a 2-CD set 'Illmatic XX' April 15 with remixes, freestyles and never heard before demos.

In addition to the anniversary album, Nas is doing a tour and a documentary called 'Time is Illmatic'.

Illmatic XX Tracklisting

Disc 1: Remastered original album

  1. The Genesis

  2. N.Y. State Of Mind

  3. Life’s A Bitch

  4. The World Is Yours

  5. Halftime

  6. Memory Lane (Sittin’ In Da Park)

  7. One Love

  8. One Time 4 Your Mind

  9. Represent

  10. It Ain’t Hard To Tell

Disc 2: Demos, Remixes & Live Radio

  1. I’m A Villain (previously unreleased)

  2. The Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito Show on WKCR October 28, 1993 (previously unreleased freestyle)

  3. Halftime (Butcher Remix)

  4. It Ain’t Hard To Tell (Remix)(promo single)

  5. One Love (LG Main Mix)

  6. Life’s A Bitch (Arsenal Mix)(promo single)

  7. One Love (One L Main Mix)

  8. The World Is Yours (Tip Mix)

  9. It Ain’t Hard To Tell (The Stink Mix)(UK single)

  10. It Ain’t Hard To Tell (The Laidback Remix)(UK single)