Mos Def (Yasiin Bey) Songs, Videos, & Albums


Yasiin Gaye (Yasiin Bey x Marvin Gaye) - Inner City Travellin’ Man Artwork

Yasiin Gaye (Yasiin Bey x Marvin Gaye) - Inner City Travellin’ Man [Stream & Download]

When you think about all the dope collaborations that never went down simply because the artists weren’t alive and making music at the same time, it kinda breaks your heart. With his newly-launched Soul Mates series,... Read More

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From Gambino to Luda, 20 Rappers & Singers Who Act Playlist Image

From Gambino to Luda, 20 Rappers & Singers Who Act [Playlist]

This week, Childish Gambino will drop his new album, Because The Internet, and further complicate the debate about is he’s an actor-slash-rapper, or a rapper-slash-actor.  That got us thinking, Gambino obviously... Read More

Preservation ft. Yasiin Bey - Freedom Is Everybody’s Job Artwork

Preservation ft. Yasiin Bey - Freedom Is Everybody’s Job [Stream]

In a recent viral video, Yasiin Bey drew attention to the force-feeding of Guantanamo inmates, which prevents Muslim prisoners from observing Ramadan, by undergoing the process himself. If you were to ask him why he... Read More

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The Bullitts ft. Yasiin Bey, Jay Electronica & Lucy Liu - They Die By Dawn Artwork

The Bullitts ft. Yasiin Bey, Jay Electronica & Lucy Liu - They Die By Dawn [Stream]

If you are like me, then you, too, must be saying a daily prayer that Jay Electronica’s album will drop unexpectedly. So far, the elusive emcee hasn’t said a peep about the album’s release but, thankfully, he drops... Read More

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Yasiin Bey x Mannie Fresh - Black Jesus Artwork

Yasiin Bey x Mannie Fresh - Black Jesus [Stream]

Those who celebrated Easter on Sunday, might be maxed out on churchin’ and sick of uncomfortable clothes and long services, but we have one more Hymn for you. Now, before you go ahead and click the back button faster than a... Read More

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Dee-1 ft. Mannie Fresh & Yasiin Bey - The Very Best Artwork

Dee-1 ft. Mannie Fresh & Yasiin Bey - The Very Best [Stream & Download]

In this era of inflated braggadocio, every rapper and their mother will tell you they’re the greatest to ever touch a mic—even if you don’t believe it, you’ve got to fake delusions of grandeur just to keep... Read More

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tabi Bonney ft. Yasiin Bey - Chop Chop [Stream & Download]

The last time we heard from tabi Bonney he was floating up on a Castle on a Cloud, but today’s selection finds him returning solidly to Earth alongside two hip-hop legends. New release Chop, Chop finds frequent production... Read More

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Black Star - Fix Up Artwork

Black Star - Fix Up [Stream]

In addition to You Already Knew, the inaugural leak off Black Star‘s forthcoming Aretha Franklin tribute mixtape, Black Friday saw Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) and Talib Kweli release the official lead single off their... Read More

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B.o.B ft. T.I. & Mos Def - Boom Bap Artwork

B.o.B ft. T.I. & Mos Def - Boom Bap [Stream]

B.o.B. may be a superstar, chart topping rapper who goes on tour in Asia like I go on Doritos runs to the corner store, but despite all the success he hasn’t forgotten his roots, and his hip-hop roots. It’s still all... Read More

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Black Star - You Already Knew Artwork

Black Star - You Already Knew [Stream]

If you’re a serious fan of Mos Def (now going by Yasiin Bey) and Talib Kweli, I’m guessing You Already Knew that a new Black Star album has been in the pipeline for a minute now, and that the Northeastern... Read More

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Mark Ronson ft. Various Artists - A La Modeliste Artwork

Mark Ronson ft. Various Artists - A La Modeliste [Stream]

As part of RE:GENERATION, an ongoing series in which a variety of heavyweight DJs will team up with artists from all genres, Mark Ronson has crafted all-star collaborative cut A La Modeliste. On this jazzy ensemble banger,... Read More

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Kanye West ft. Mos Def, Lupe Fiasco & Big Sean - Don’t Look Down Artwork

Kanye West ft. Mos Def, Lupe Fiasco & Big Sean - Don’t Look Down [Stream]

Call me crazy, but I think Kanye West may finally have learned to let go; on his latest G.O.O.D. Fridays leak, the hip-hop megastar takes a new approach to the familiar breakup theme, telling the girl he loves “Don’t... Read More

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