Nas speaks on making classic Illmatic LP, working with DJ Premier & creating “One Love” [Video]


Not many will argue with the fact that NasIllmatic is a classic album. Evidently, Reebok won’t either.

As part of their new series Reebok Classics Presents, the footwear label have managed to grab some of the biggest and best artists to talk to us about the processes behind their influential releases.

Having caught up with Mr. “half man, half amazing” whilst he performs the album in it’s entirety as part of Rock The Bells 2011, he speaks about his people losing money whilst watching him create, his working relationship DJ Premier and the creation of “One Love” from the 1994 release.

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