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Yasiin Gaye!

*UPDATE* Amerigo Gazaway of Gummy Soul (the man behind the Fela Soul and Bizarre Tribe mixtapes) returns with a new project dropping February 25th out now!  If you have not already gathered from the name, Yasiin Gaye fuses the great … Continue reading

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“TIME IS ALWAYS NOW” | A.C.C.E. | Yasin Bey

“Time Is Always Now”  will be a performance from Yasiin and his art collective A COUNTRY CALLED EARTH.  The music will be aired live tonight from Africa, January 17th at 5:30pm EST.  For any other those interested in going they … Continue reading

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“Ni**as In Poorest” Yasiin Bey (f.k.a. Mos Def)

“Don’t get caught up in no throne.” Yasiin Bey (the artist formerly known as Mos Def) drops a self-directed video for his version of Jay and ‘Ye’s “Ni**as In Paris”.  Bey turns the “luxury rap” lyrics of that monster hit … Continue reading

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Yasiin Bey | Fellowship Mission

Yasiin Bey??? Or Mos Def, which ever you may know him by.  The man is going to be putting his always good taste in things to a more physical world (outside of music & acting).  He has a fashion project … Continue reading

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Aretha Black Star

BlackStar gave us a wonderful performance Jan 3rd on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon (which by the way have THE ROOTS as their house band).  Mos Def and Talib Kweli are releasing their upcoming FREE mixtape Aretha Black Star, which … Continue reading

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Jake Davis | “The Vote”

Born in Manhattan, Jake Davis is a graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and nominated MTV student visionary filmmaker.  While still in film school Jake was recruited by the advertising agency Wieden+Kennedy to direct a short film for … Continue reading

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Mos Def, Lenny Kravitz, Trombone Shorty: Gulf Aid All Stars

So, I know, this is some10 months old now.  I just HAD to post this up again because it is simply THAT dope.  This is a jam session for a song written for Gulf Aid (a benefit for those affected … Continue reading