Black Star

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5 Songs to Celebrate Yasiin Bey Before He Retires

The artist formerly known as Mos Def confirmed his retirement with the announcement of several farewell shows.

Mos Def Goes Back To Being Mos Def, Releases Classic-Sounding New Song

The man still known as Mos Def is, for at least this new song, going back to his old name and old sound. 

'Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star' Turns 17 Today

The legendary album harkens back to a time when duos ruled hip-hop and these two ubiquitous stars represented the vanguard.