Mos Def

Mos Def’s ‘Black on Both Sides’ Turns 20

Mos Def’s ‘Black on Both Sides’ Turns 20

With his debut album, Yasiin Bey helped Black rappers understand they could be Black — on their terms.

Re:Definition: How Melody Made ‘Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star’ Timeless

Re:Definition: How Melody Made ‘Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star’ Timeless

‘Black Star’ earned both classic and timeless status because of its versatility and smart use of melody.

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