One of the finest debut records not just in hip hop but in music history, Illmatic is down to get a premium reissue. Get On Down Records have already been responsible for bumper repackages from the likes of Raekwon, GZA, Big L which have featured rare and unheard recordings and special edition liner notes along with those artists most iconic albums. Now though, the company have set their sights on the album that launched Nas's career making him one of the best know and most respected rappers of all time.

Originally released back in 1994, Get On Down have posted an image of the albums iconic cover and a link (here) where you can sign up for a newsletter promised to reveal more at a later date.