Illmatic Illmatic is the debut studio album by American rapper Nas. It was released on April 19, 1994, by Columbia Records. After signing with the label with the help of MC Serch, Nas recorded the album in 1992 and 1993 at Chung King Studios, D&D Recording, Battery Studios, and Unique Recording Studios in New York City.
01. About. Illmatic Ventures, Corp. also affectionately known as Illmatic V, is a technology investment company, that also innovates proprietary digital content tech platforms. Our philosophy is technology first. We love pushing boundaries and revamping legacy media companies into media companies of the future.