Nas continues his Illmatic XX in honor of the 20th anniversary of his debut album with the announcement of a North American tour.
The month-long trek kicks off October 2 in Rochester, New York, after which it will make stops in Washington D.C., Toronto, Detroit and Seattle, among other cities. The final stop will be in Oakland on October 19th.
Before each show on the tour, Nas will screen his documentary, Nas: Time Is Illmatic, followed by a performance of Illmatic from start to finish.
The documentary will open at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York on October 1, before being released on iTunes starting October 3.
Below are finalized tour dates:
Oct. 2 – Rochester, NY – Main Street Armony*
Oct. 3 – Albany, NY – Palace Theatre
Oct. 4 – Washington D.C. – Lincoln Theatre (Matinee)
Oct. 5 – Glenside, PA – Keswick Theatre
Oct. 8 – Toronto, ON – Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Oct. 9 – Detroit, MI – The Fillmore Detroit
Oct. 10 – Hammond, IN – Horseshoe
Oct. 11 – Lincoln, NE – Bourbon Theatre*
Oct. 12 – Denver, CO – Paramount Theatre
Oct. 15 – Seattle, WA – Moore Theatre
Oct. 16 – Vancouver, BC – Vogue Theatre
Oct. 17 – Las Vegas, NV – The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas*
Oct. 18 – Los Angeles, CA – Orpheum Theatre
Oct. 19 – Oakland, CA – Fox Theater
*Will not be screening Nas: Time Is Illmatic