Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def performs a song that was intended to be on “Tru3 Magic” titled “The Light Is Afraid of the Dark” produced by Kanye West at the Shrine in Chicago. Yasiin also answers a few questions in a brief interview.
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Mister Cee chose Blackstar (Mos Def & Talib Kweli) for this weeks Best Of Tuesdays Throwback At Noon mix. Listen as Cee spins an hour of classic tracks from Brooklyn duo Blackstar as well as solo tracks from each. Listen below.
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Part 1 & 2 of Mos Def & Mannie Fresh in a studio session recording for the track “OMFGOD”.
“Honoring today’s birthday of Christopher “The Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace, Yasiin Bey continues his Top 40 Underdog series with latest track. Aptly titled “Bey,” the artist formerly known as Mos Def goes fierce over the instrumental of Lil Tunechi’s single “John (If I Die Tonight)” and salutes the legacies of Biggie Smallz and Malcolm X.” Via HypeTrak