Tag Archives: Mos Def

GOOD Music – Cruel Summer (Review)


featuredimage Cruel Summer, announced in October 2011, slated for Spring 2012, but released in September 2012. The album is named after Kanye
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Fat Joe – Pride N Joy ft. Kanye West [Video]


Pride-Joy-550x550 Yes, I know I'm roughly 7 days late with the release of the official video but it's too good for me not to share. There's a certain nostalgic feeling to this, as if Terror Squad, Rocafella and Murder...


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Yasiin Bey for LV & Azealia Banks for Alexander Wang


Yasiin_Bey_x_Muhammad_Ali-DReam_still Louis V - The Dream (with Yasiin Bey) As part of the Louis V and Muhammad Ali campaign, we hear Mos Def's recitation of one of Ali's most famous speeches, reiterating just how powerful those words were...


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Joey Bada$$ – 1999 (Review)


cover What is it about Brooklyn? What is it about New York City's most populous borough that churns out stars more often than Mike Tyson churned out knockouts? More often that Jay-Z churns out hits. Is there...


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Tabi Bonney – Chop Chop feat. Yasiin Bey


tumblr_m3ih7tFygg1qg85w8 Having produced and directed many music videos for artists including fellow DMV resident Wale, Tabi Bonney releases the first single to his free project The Endless Summer, which is due out on May...


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Yasiin Bey


Mos-Def Yasiin Bey sat himself down at Nova Radio in Paris a few days ago in order to bring attention to his show with Talib Kweli at La Bataclan. The Blackstar duo seem to have something in the works and we know...


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Sample of the Week: Mos Def


mos-def Yaasin Bey, known as his previous moniker 'Mos Def', graces our sample of the week this week. One of the fundamental reasons why Mos Def is so loved, is because of his ability to combine smooth jazz...


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Sample of the Week: Kanye West & Jay-Z


Kanye-West-The-Joy This week's sample includes a bonus track from Kanye West's and Jay-Z's hit album Watch The Throne. The Joy (which samples Curtis Mayfield) actually leaked, around the time My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy...


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