Posts tagged "mos def"

11 Stars Who Made Strange Name Changes In The Middle Of Their Careers

Mos Def says that he is most definitely done with his name. While performing with Talib Kweli this weekend, he revealed that he giving up his moniker and changing it to Yasiin. “I’m retiring the Mos Def name after 2011. I’m actually doing it,” he said. “Mos Def is a name that I built and…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 9, 2011

Album Drop: The Latest From The Black Eyed Peas, Sonic Youth, Mos Def, And The Dirty Projectors

It’s new release Tuesday, so it’s time to take the latest tunes for a spin. This week, the Black Eyed Peas pack a punch, Sonic Youth prove they’re young at heart, The Dirty Projectors clean up their act, Mos Def gets us ecstatic, and the Low Anthem takes folk higher.

Simcha / June 9, 2009