We don't hear much from Mos Def (now known as Yasiin Bey) these days, but it seems that the recent attacks in Paris have inspired him to release some new music.
Ever wanted to hear Mos Def interpolate a Waka Flocka Flame lyric? If you're among the handful that ever imagined that was possible, Def (AKA Yasiin Bey)'s new single should satisfy you, as he nabs the "Ridin' real slow bendin' corners" line from "Hard In
Well, well. Talib Kweli came through with a new single this morning, "Fuck The Money," which serves as the title track off his forthcoming free album. Now, we also have a new record from his former counterpart, Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def.
With Action Bronson pulling out of Montreal's Osheaga festival, Mos Def (who now goes by Yasiin Bey) was brought in to replace him.
In a recent interview with Beats By Dre, Yasiin Bey discussed his artistic journey and his difficulties accessing his "robust creativity" within the borders of the United States.
ASAP Rocky is huge in London. The Harlem rapper recorded his entire upcoming album, At.Long.Last.A$AP (which we might see in May), in the U.K. capital, and this past weekend, he took the stage at one of London's biggest clubs.
Jeymes Samuel aka The Bullitts links up with Jay Electronica, Yasiin Bey and Lucy Liu for the official video for the title track of his short film "They Die By Dawn".