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Preakness InfieldFest adds Nas to lineup
Preakness InfieldFest adds Nas to lineup

Nas, the veteran New York rapper, will perform on the main stage of May 17's Preakness InfieldFest, the Maryland Jockey Club announced today. "Royals" singer Lorde, previously announced, is the other headliner. Electronic dance music DJs Frank Walker and Glenn Morrison will open the main stage. Nas is currently celebrating the 20th anniversary of his debut album, "Illmatic." It remains one of the most beloved rap recordings to date, thanks in large part to Nas' fluid, thoughtful and poetic observations of his upbringing in Queens. (The topshelf boom-bap production by legends Pete Rock, Large Professors and others didn't hurt either.) Since then, he has...