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

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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.