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Yasiin Bey, Robert Glasper and Kanye West Get Live In Paris

Rat Lord
Super mysterious French photographer/promoter/sound engineer Mr. Mass was backstage for a recent Parisian show featuring Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def), Robert Glasper and a special guest appearance from Kanye West. The jam went down last Thursday at Le Bataclan and very few folks had the privilege of seeing, let alone, documenting the experience. We definitely appreciate the 4-minute […]

Audio: Yasiin Bey and Mannie Fresh “Black Jesus”

Matt Lubansky
The idea of a collaboration between BK-representer Yasiin Bey and Mannie Fresh of Cash Money millionaire seems odd at first glance. Due to Yasiin’s reputation for making socially conscious music and Fresh’s history of producing classic dirty south hits, the producer-emcee combination is one of the most unusual we’ve seen to date. Today we have the first […]

AUDIO: Yasiin Bey “I Don’t Like”

Some people will undoubtedly hear Yasiin Bey’s freestyle over Chief Keef’s hit “I Don’t Like” and say, “Damn, why you gotta be such a hater Mos Def?” But as crotchety and critical as Yasiin Bey might come off on this song he does make some valid (and funny) points. Apparently He “don’t like”  stuff like […]

Win Tickets To See Yasiin Bey Live In London

London massive. We are giving one lucky winner a pair of tickets to see Yasiin Bey as he brings his Brooklyn swag to HMV Forum this Saturday, 26 May. Simply tweet the following for your chance to win: “YO @massappeal I want to win tickets to see Yasiin Bey at @hmv_forum! http://bit.ly/LvgzJs” Tickets on sale […]