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Kanye West feat Mos Def, Swizz Beatz, Raekwon, Charlie Wilson – Lord Lord Lord

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I loved old Kanye, but new Kanye is even doper … if that were possible. I could get used to a new Kanye track every Friday. Mos KILLS it, damn I missed Mos rhymes. Keeping it coming ‘Ye, enjoy folks!


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September 18, 2010 at 10:37 am

Fresh Cut: Ski Beatz – Prowler 2 feat. Jean Grae, Jay Electronica, Joell Ortiz & Mos Def

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via Jones, check it out b/c it’s FIRE! (courtesy of

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March 25, 2010 at 2:35 pm


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WOW! Aziz Ansari just took it to a whole new level. This dude is hilarious and he calls out every hot rapper out right now. You gotta check out the first single off his Raaaaaaaandy Mixtape (that’s 8 A’s).

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February 23, 2010 at 2:45 pm

Fresh Vid: Mos Def feat. Talib Kweli – History

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 One of my favorite rappers of all time, Mos Def, is back with his partner is crime, Talib Kweli, to bring us his new joint History. The video is a cool black & white treatment and check out Mos’ fashion in this one. Fresh! P.S. props to Jones for the reminder.

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January 5, 2010 at 12:27 pm

Word-Up Wednesday: Reflection Eternal, Jay Electronica, J. Cole, Mos Def

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Reflection Eternal (Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek) feat. Jay Electronica, J. Cole & Mos Def – Untitled

check out a Mos Def & Jay Electronica joint after the jump. I can’t wait for this Jay E album to drop, might be one of the best in 2010.

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December 23, 2009 at 12:59 pm

Fresh Vid: BET’s Cypher ’09 feat. Mos Def, Black Thought, Eminem

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Just watched the BET Awards ’09 and overall they were terrible … EXCEPT this BET Cypher featuring Mos Def, Black Thought, and Eminem. Three of the best freestylers just spazzed on this beat, check it out!

“used to bomb you like Saddam, but now that i’m a bit calmer, i’m a fuckin’ cross between Osama, Dahmer, Obama, and Dali Lama” – Em

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October 27, 2009 at 11:06 pm