It's A Celebration: Nas To Perform "Ilmatic" In Its Entirety At BUKU Music + Art Project

Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 8:00 AM by User 1 Comments


The final line up for this year's BUKU Music + Art Project has been announced with Nas headlining his first performance at the New Orleans two-day Music Festival.

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of Nas' debut album, Illmatic, Nas will take the stage with Legendary Collaborator and friend, DJ Premier to perform the classic album in its entirety. The album, released April 15, 1994, has been deemed a classic by the hip hop community and features hits "It Ain't Hard To Tell", "N.Y. State of Mind", "The World Is Yours", and more.

The performance will be a landmark opportunity for all in attendance. Other artists scheduled to perform at the festival include Ellie Goulding, David Guetta, Chance The Rapper, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Tyler The Creator, Pusha T, Schoolboy Q, Danny Brown, and more.

The festival will take place March 21-22 at Mardi Gras World in New Orleans. Tickets for the event are available now.

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  1. Yasmina Bena avatar

    On Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 4:44 PM, Yasmina Bena said:

    I have a bit of a mental issue, but my bi-polar disorder allows me to be creative. I would love to experience this event. I'm not a manic or raging person I'm more of a "awkward black girl" S/O to Pherell, I AM OTHER & Issa Rae. If anyone would help me experience please "hit me on my hip" @ 484-424-4146 Luv Bena ^ (that's my hi-five)

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