The Internet went into a frenzy yesterday when Lupe Fiasco accepted Mos Def aka Yasiin Bey’s challenge to a rap battle along with King Los and Black Thought. The Tetsuo & Youth rapper was more than ready to charge into the war of words. However, Bey is putting a stop to the battle […]
Yasiin now joins the likes of Kanye West, Nas, Erykah Badu, Busta Rhymes, Janelle Monae and DJ Premier who have all performed at Dave Chappelle’s continuous run at Radio City Music Hall. Looks like Mr. Chappelle is trying to do much more than put on a good show but by bringing some of music’s […]
Rap impressario Mos Def will take to the stage at the Fort Greene Festival in Brooklyn, Saturday, June 25th. Actress and fellow Brooklynite Rosie Perez will host the event. Included in the musical line up are rock-n-soul singer Res, Afro-Punk band Game Rebellion, and the violin playing hip-hop duo Nuttin But Stringz. The Fort Greene Festival […]
Mos Def performed at a free concert @ USC, during the performance Mos tributes the late Nate Dogg with a “Oh No” cover after the jump.
Check out Talib Kweli and Mos Def fusing together as the legendary Black Star, yesterday at the Paid Dues Festival. Check out live footage of tracks like “Astronomy (8th Light)”, as well as “Respiration” and “Definition”
Mos Def debuted a brand new song, the appropriately titled “World Premiere” on Fuel.TV’s “The Daily Habit.” The Madlib-produced track is rumored to appear on album that Mos is rumored to be working on.