Nas to Re-Release Illmatic

It seems like another timeless hip-hop release will reappear in new glory. After Raekwon‘s Only Built 4 Cuban Linx..., Get On Down will be releasing their deluxe gold box set of Nas’ classic '94 debut, Illmatic. The re-release will include a CD and vinyl packaging and will be available on December 9. Read the full description of the box details below.

- 24k Audiophile Gold Disc CD with re-mastered audio, housed in a “Cherrywood Trophy Box” with gold plaque.
- Black 2-piece outer box with original ‘Nas’ promotional sticker exclusive to Get on Down.com Orders.
- 48 page full-color, hard cover liner notes book including extended artwork, full album lyrics and liner notes from The Source founder Jon Shecter.
- A reproduction of the original 1994 illmatic press release.
- Two 8 x10 glossy promo photo’s used in the illmatic campaign.
- Rare 1994 promotional poster with full album lyrics printed on the back.

The Vinyl set includes:

- Vinyl LP packaged with full lyric insert
- 48 page full-color, hard cover liner notes book including extended artwork, full album lyrics and liner notes from The Source founder Jon Shecter.
- A reproduction of the original 1994 illmatic press release
- Two 8 x10 glossy promo photo’s used in the illmatic campaign
- Rare 1994 promotional poster with full album lyrics printed on the back

By: Petar Kujundzic / News / December 9, 2012 / 1934 Views / Source: Complex
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  • YupIsaidIt

    How to make easy money 101:

    Re-release a classic album and throw some goodies on the side...

    College Dropout re-release coming soon, in the next decade.

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  • http://twitter.com/RaminBacon RaminMusicBaconPussy

    Giving money where it's due.. This Re-release has quality to it

  • Kelis

    If you say his child support bill you would understand ....

  • http://twitter.com/VitoBeats VitoMaserati

    This what you do when them FEDS is after your bank account! SUPPORT THIS SHIT!

  • faggot

    niggas 6 mil in debt

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  • BATMAN

    Why wouldn't he just wait the two years and do this for the 20 year anniversary?

  • joerrammy92

    cause they gonna re re-release it for the 20thyear anniversary special edition

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  • MeenGene

    All yall haters just shut the fuck up and buy this shit! Been waiting on a reproduction to chop up. I been too scared to unwrap my origional vinyl.