Back in May, it was revealed that Nas would be releasing his new documentary Time Is Illmatic in October. That was confirmed to be true today, as he's announced a new tour where he'll be performing the iconic album in full, and most of the dates will also have a screening of the documentary about how he crafted the record.

The documentary will be released in theaters on 1 October, and on iTunes/digitally two days later on 3 October. The tour kicks off right inbetween on the 2nd in Rochester, New York, and the full list of dates is below.

  • Tour Dates:
  • 09-07 Boston, MA - Boston Calling
  • 09-13 Atlanta, GA - One Music Fest
  • 10-02 Rochester, NY - Main Street Armory
  • 10-03 Albany, NY - Palace Theatre *
  • 10-04 Washington, DC - Lincoln Theatre *
  • 10-05 Glenside, PA - Keswick Theatre *
  • 10-08 Toronto, Ontario - Queen Elizabeth Theatre *
  • 10-09 Detroit, MI - The Fillmore Detroit *
  • 10-10 Hammond, IN - Horseshoe *
  • 10-11 Lincoln, NE - Bourbon Theatre
  • 10-12 Denver, CO - Paramount Theatre *
  • 10-15 Seattle, WA - Moore Theatre *
  • 10-16 Vancouver, British Columbia - Vogue Theatre *
  • 10-17 Las Vegas, NV - The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
  • 10-18 Los Angeles, CA - Orpheum Theatre *
  • 10-19 Oakland, CA - Fox Theater *
  • 11-08 Austin, TX - Fun Fun Fun Festival
  • * with screening of Nas: Time is Illmatic