Now he's nearing the official release for his one-night only showcasing of Time Is Illmatic in theaters and offers up a new trailer to the project. The film will take you back to the early days of Nasir Jones life, covering his childhood, environment influence of his parents and much more.
Album producers Large Professor, Pete Rock, Q-Tip, DJ Premier and L.E.S. all give their take on making this classic piece of work for the then 19-year-old emcee. Pharrell Williams and Alicia Keys also discussed the project and the impact over the years.
The documentary film premieres October 1st in NYC and Los Angeles, and then select theaters on October 2nd. If you miss out on the festivities, the film will also be available October 3rd on iTunes and On Demand.