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Yasiin Bey Talks Cape Town Life, Wearing Ghanian Clothing
Brooklyn hip-hop legend Yasiin Bey, formerly known as Mos Def, took his talents to Cape Town last May, and now plans to make it his new home.
Mail & Guardian
Mos Def: Cape Town is crazy
Mos Def says he came to live in Cape Town to spend some time to sort out his life and because the city and South Africa is "crazy".
Cinema Blend News
RoboCop Gets Another Remake... This One Created By Fans
Back in 2008, director Michel Gondry made the small-budget comedy Be Kind Rewind.
The Beaumont Enterprise
Rap lyric project takes art from street to gallery
In this photo taken Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 a hip-hop themed banner is placed at the intersection of Sunset Blvd. and La Brea Ave., in Los Angeles.
How Does Yasiin Bey's Mathematics Add Up Now
Inside the dynamite new issue of CounterPunch magazine: John LaForge takes an unflinching survey of the state of the nuclear power industry in the wake of Fukushima: its ailing plants, leaking pipes, security threats, accumulating radioactive waste and escalating costs.
RJD2 at 9:30 Club: Sunday, Feb. 23
The haunting string theme to Mad Men may be his most widely known composition, but Ramble John Krohn, the hip-hop and electronic producer better known as RJD2, creates more than just trancy TV music.
University City Review
Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture presents We Are The Medium, a performance...
Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture is excited to announce our 2014 Concert Series, made possible with the support of the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art's Building Bridges Program.
The Year According to Dessa
As her bio says, Dessa has been described as "Mos Def plus Dorothy Parker." As her lyrics say, she's "half Dorothy Parker, half April O'Neil" .
Crooks and Liars
C&L's Late Nite Music Club with Phantogram
Some would call this trip hop-infused electronica, or something like that. Whatever you want to call it, I call it good stuff.
Creative Loafing Tampa
Lust List 2014: Dynasty
What was your initial reaction to being asked to be on something called The Lust List?I was kind of surprised.
[News] Kanye West's "College Dropout" In Review: 10 Year Anniversary
Ten years ago tomorrow , Kanye West released his studio debut The College Dropout .