Posts Tagged ‘Mos Def’

Lines, Vines, and Trying Times : The Music of 2009

The biggest story in music this year was the death of Michael Joseph Jackson, the Once and Future King of Pop. Moreso than the death of an individual, the King of Pop’s death signified the end of the explosive, border crossing, iconic, truly global megastar. Six months into a year that saw Pop music deep […]

2010 Grammy Nominatons, Less Old And Less Interesting Than ’09

Last year’s Grammy nominations seemed to be a step in a direction more reflective of the Pop zeitgeist (don’t believe us, check out what Pitchfork had to say) but was ultimately plagued by the presence of Robert Plant and Alison Krauss. This year, for the first time in seemingly forever, the Grammy nominations are not […]

Video : Mos Def Travels to Japan with Current TV

Mos Def proves he is still one of the most charismatic figures in contemporary Hip Hop Pop music in general i’m a travellin‘ man moving through places space and time gotta lotta things i got to do But Insha‘llah I‘m coming back to you my baby–boo Video: Mos Def “Embedded” Preview [Billboard]

Mos Def – Quiet Dog

Mos Def’s new album The Ecstatic is due out some time this year, listen to new single Quiet Dog below. MOS DEADS ITUNES, REBOUNDS WITH “REAL” ALBUM RELEASE? [Sohh Blogs]

If Mos Def and Murs Were President It Would be ALL Good.

Good produced these videos around the 2008 election asking different public figures, entertainers, and all around badass people what they would do if they were president. Check out Murs and Mos Def’s responses. You know what would have been cool – A Mos / Murs ticket. Also, right now you can name your own price […]