As Nas continues to celebrate the 20-year anniversary of his debut album, Illmatic, the emcee has announced a tour that is slated to pair his performance of the album with a screening of the film Time Is Illmatic.
Nas is set to embark on this North American Fall Tour October 2 in Rochester, New York. The tour is set to come to an end October 19 in Oakland, California.
The film Time Is Illmatic is set to screen at most locations on the tour before Nas performs Illmatic in its entirety.
The film is set to be available through Tribeca Film October 1 in New York with more cities to follow, according to a press release.
The film is also set to be available on iTunes October 3.
The tour dates are as follows:
*Will not be screening Nas: Time is Illmatic
Oct. 2nd Rochester, NY Main Street Armony*
Oct. 3rd Albany, NY Palace Theatre
Oct. 4th Washington D.C. Lincoln Theatre (Matinee)
Oct. 5th Glenside, PA Keswick Theatre
Oct. 8th Toronto, ON Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Oct. 9th Detroit, MI The Fillmore Detroit
Oct. 10th Hammond, IN Horseshoe
Oct. 11th Lincoln, NE Bourbon Theatre*
Oct. 12th Denver, CO Paramount Theatre
Oct. 15th Seattle, WA Moore Theatre
Oct. 16th Vancouver, BC Vogue Theatre
Oct. 17th Las Vegas, NV The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas*
Oct. 18th Los Angeles, CA Orpheum Theatre
Oct. 19th Oakland, CA Fox Theater