Mos Def



Mos Def

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Active
1994
Born
December 11, 1973 in Brooklyn
Location
Brooklyn, NY, United States
Biography
Yasiin Bey (/jæˈsiːn ˈbeɪ/) (born Dante Terrell Smith; December 11, 1973), best known by his stage name Mos Def (/ˈmoʊs ˈdɛf/), is an American hip hop recording artist, actor and activist from Brooklyn, New York City, New York. Best known for his music, Mos Def embarked on his hip hop career in 1994, alongside his siblings in the short-lived rap group Urban Thermo Dynamics (UTD), after which he appeared on albums by Da Bush Babees and De La Soul. He subsequently formed the duo Black Star, alongside fellow Brooklyn-based rapper Talib Kweli, and they released their eponymous debut album in 1998.
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Top Songs by Mos Def


Two Words

by Kanye West, Mos Def, Freeway & The Boys Choir Of Harlem

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


We Are Hip Hop, Me, You, Everybody, Pt 2

We Are Hip Hop, Me, You, Everybody, Pt 2

Mos Def November 19, 2017

11 Tracks

The Ecstatic

The Ecstatic

Mos Def July 20, 2009

16 Tracks

True Magic

True Magic

Mos Def December 19, 2006

14 Tracks

The New Danger (UK Version - Explicit)

The New Danger (UK Version - Explicit)

Mos Def October 19, 2004

19 Tracks

The New Danger

The New Danger

Mos Def October 18, 2004

19 Tracks

Black on Both Sides

Black on Both Sides

Mos Def June 4, 2002

17 Tracks

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