One Mic: NSO Pops: Nas with the 20th Anniversary Celebration of ILLMATIC / Steven Reineke, conductor
The NSO Pops venture into the realm of hip-hop with famed rapper and actor Nas, who marks the 20th anniversary of his debut album Illmatic and launches the Kennedy Center's One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide celebration.
- Mar. 28 - 29, 2014
- Concert Hall
- Approx. 80 minutes
- $20.00 - $125.00
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PLEASE NOTE: This concert contains explicit language.
Performance Timing: Approximately 80 minutes with NO intermission. NOTE: There will be continuous late seating throughout the performance.
Watch and Listen
This discussion with hip-hop star Nas and Georgetown professor Michael Eric Dyson reflects on Nas's career, the impact of Illmatic, and the state of hip-hop.
One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide, a program of Arts Across America, is made possible through the generosity of the Charles E. Smith Family Foundation.
David and Alice Rubenstein are the Presenting Underwriters of the NSO.
The 2013-2014 NSO Pops Season is presented through the generosity of
Additional support is provided by
The Honorable Barbara H. Franklin and Mr. Wallace Barnes.
Education and related artistic programs are made possible through the generosity of the
National Committee for the Performing Arts and the President’s Advisory Committee on the Arts.