Remembering The Forgotten Impact Of Nas’ ‘I Am…’ Album On Its 17th Anniversary

There’s another major anniversary coming up this year for Nas in his rap career, but this week, one of his albums, I Am… celebrated its 17th anniversary. Even though most hip hop fans reflect upon the impact of his debut project, Illmatic, there is still a lengthy back story and historical impact that I Am… had on the culture as a whole. April 6, 1999 was a day that Nas fans should not be forgetting about.


nas ‘i am…’ album cover

Credit: Columbia Records

Read more on the impact of Nas’ I Am… album on the following pages.


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