Tag Archives: Mos Def

Gorillaz brought out Yasin Bey, De La Soul & more at The Meadows (pics, video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Gorillaz also brought out Del the Funky Homosapien, Little Simz, Jehnny Beth of Savages and more at their headling set at The Meadows.

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Chappelle joined by Jerry Seinfeld, Black Star, Slick Rick, Chris Tucker, A$AP Ferg & more at Radio City

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The second to last night of Dave Chappelle‘s 16-show Radio City residency was last night (8/23), and it had some major surprise guests. The announced guests were Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) and Talib Kweli, who played some Black Star songs together…

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Chappelle adds Vince Staples, Big Boi, Ice Cube, Common, Lil Wayne & more to Radio City run

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Dave Chappelle’s 14-show Radio City residency just got even more exciting.

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Roskilde Festival lineup + Arcade Fire European tour dates

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The lineup for Danish music festival Roskilde Festival has been released, and features a lot of the big names to be seen at other festivals this summer. The main headliners are Foo Fighters, A Tribe Called Quest, Arcade Fire, Justice, Moderat/Modeselektor, Solange, Trentemoller, The Weeknd, and The XX

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watch Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) bring out Slick Rick & Pharoahe Monch at The Apollo

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Yasiin Bey (fka Mos Def) began his two-night stand at The Apollo, which he says will be his last NYC shows ever. A full-set video has been uploaded of night one…

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Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) released new LP ‘December 99th’ (listen); Apollo shows are tonight and Thursday

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Yasiin Bey (fka Mos Def) has finally released his new, delayed, album, December 99th, which he made with producer Ferrari Sheppard. It’s currently streaming exclusively on Tidal…

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Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) allowed to leave South Africa; announces farewell shows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Yasiin Bey (fka Mos Def) was arrested in South Africa (where he’s been living since 2013) back in January, and he’s been out on bail there, not allowed to leave the country, ever since. The arrest was for violation of immigration laws, which happened when he attempted to leave the country using a “world” passport, which is not typically accepted as valid travel documentation…

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Power Rankings: June 30th, 2014

Source: All Things Go

Who are the biggest players coming into the week? The first-ever ATG Power Rankings feature the likes of Beyonce, Ariana Grande and…Jalen Rose?

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