On Sunday night, Yasiin Bey performed new music as part of Boiler Room and Saul Williams’s “In Appreciation of Lyricism” event in Miami. The event also featured performance from Allan Kingdom and MeLo-X.
Last month, Bey announced a new album entitled December 99th with Ferrari Sheppard, and, today, the rapper revealed that he would release two more albums before his retirement. He will reportedly be performing material from both albums — Negus in Natural Person and As Promised with Mannie Fresh — during his upcoming shows in New York City. Watch Yasiin Bey perform “No Time to Pretend” and his full performance, which begins at the 05:12:00 mark.