Nas: Time Is Illmatic

Rated TVMA • 74 minutes

Documentary exploring the making of Nas' 1994 groundbreaking debut album Illmatic that follows the artist as he returns to his childhood home to share stories of his upbringing and influences and tracks the thrilling evolution from his life as a young street poet to a visionary MC. Features interviews with his musical peers, including Pharrell Williams and Alicia Keys and the "Illmatic" producers.

ON SHO EXTREME

Thursday, Sep 29 at 2:35 AM ET/PT

SEE TV SCHEDULE

On Demand

Available now

SEE SCHEDULE

Want Showtime? Choose Your Way

Try It Now For Free

NAS: Time is Illmatic Tease

NAS: Time is Illmatic Tease

The Entire Showtime Library

SERIES

SERIES

Movies

Movies

Sports

Sports

Documentaries

Documentaries

Comedy

Comedy

GET FULL ACCESS TO SHOWTIME

Stream SHOWTIME series, movies, documentaries, sports and much more all on your favorite devices -- all commercial-free.

TRY IT NOW FOR FREE

Shop Gear from Your Favorite Showtime Series