Always yearning for nostalgia, here’s the making of a classic. Hopefully this will inspire some folks to make their own timeless compositions. This promo video for Nas’ Illmatic illustrates the making of the album utilizing stories from the producers involved with the project. Besides a 20 year old Nas, Highlights include a young DJ Premier, Q-Tip, Pete Rock, Large Professor, and L.E.S.
- DJ Premier Talks Etiquette, Illmatic, American Gangster
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- Video of DJ Premier Making Beats on “Classic” Kanye West ft Nas, KRS-One, Rakim
- MPC 2000 – Pete Rock and Large Professor Beat Making Video