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Nas to release new version of Illmatic featuring National Symphony Orchestra

Four years ago, in celebration of Illmatic’s 20th anniversary, Nas staged a full album performance with the backing of the National Symphony Orchestra at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. Earlier this year, PBS aired footage of the concert as part of its Great Performances series. Now, Nas has announced a live recording of the

Michael Nesmith's First National Band Albums Set for Reissue

After being out of print for several years, the post-Monkees recordings of Michael Nesmith will soon see the light of day again. Sundazed Records are reissuing the first three albums by the First National Band on March 29. Since they were first released almost five decades ago, the records have often been cited as cornerstones of the country-rock

Quavo and Travis Scott make national TV debut as Huncho Jack on Kimmel: Watch

Last month, Quavo and Travis Scott teamed up for their collaborative album Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho. The duo stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Tuesday for their debut performance on national television. They ripped through “Eye 2 Eye” with assistance from Quavo’s Migos groupmate Takeoff. Plus, there was a komodo dragon on stage. Watch above. (Read: The 10