Looking back at the influence and complicated legacy of the artist once known as Mos Def.
Watch the first show in full and stream the second live via TIDAL.
After some delay, the duo has shared their new album exclusively on TIDAL.
Along with Dec 99th, Mos Def has a Mannie Fresh collaboration entitled As Promised and Negus In Natural Person on the way.
The rapper formerly known as Mos Def will hit the Apollo Theater and the Kennedy Center for four shows on his farewell run.
H.R., frontman for the iconic hardcore band, is the subject of a new film and biography.
In this piece from our June 2005 Photo Issue, David Banner, John Legend, Damon Albarn, DJ Premier, and more share the impact Davis’s music had on them.
Produced by Ferrari Sheppard.
“This is the time to be talking about the dignity and nobility of being a human being, not a machine.”
The director reveals the new clip’s masked man, and quick creation: “We came up with the idea of shooting it the day before.”
Online for the first time, this story from The FADER issue 3 provides a crucial reminder that “the present is a product of the past.”
The artist formerly known as Mos Def replaced Pharrell in the chorus.
The Harlem rapper talks gentrification, crashing New York warehouse parties, and meeting Yasiin Bey.
The artist formerly known as Mos Def performed “Ms. Fat Booty” and “Universal Magnetic” with Flacko.