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Mos Def Speaks Out Against Gitmo Force-Feeding By Undergoing Procedure

Rapper and activist Mos Def, who adopted his Muslim name Yasiin Bey in 2011, is drawing attention to the brutal force-feeding practices used on detainees at Guantanamo Bay by undergoing the procedure himself.

07/09/2013

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Yasiin Calls For A Tribute To Troy Davis At The 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards!

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Mos Def[/lastfm] aka [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Yasiin[/lastfm] is calling for BET to do a tribute to Troy Davis at any point during the 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards show that’s being taped this weekend.

09/30/2011

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Don’t Call Him Mos Def Anymore After 2011!

At the end of 2011 [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Mos Def[/lastfm] will no longer be called Mos Def. He has made an announcement that he has made a change and explains why.

09/07/2011

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Free MP3 Of The Day: “Kiss Me On The Lips,” Blaqstarr Feat. Mos Def

One of the main figures in the Baltimore club scene – which is a musical genre unto itself, in the same way as Detroit techno or Chicago house – Blaqstarr is expanding his style on […]

06/27/2011

Mos Def Gets Gig On Showtime’s Dexter

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Mos Def[/lastfm] just landed a sweet gig on Showtime’s series “Dexter.”

05/12/2011

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