Yasiin Bey At 50: Celebrating The Rapper's Timeless Verses

This playlist encapsulates his incredible evolution.

As Dante Terrell Smith, better known as Yasiin Bey, formerly Mos Def, turns 50, it's a moment to honor an artist whose impact spans decades. From his early days with Black Star to his solo career, Yasiin Bey has crafted music that transcends eras, mixing potent lyricism with social commentary.

Let's journey through the years, from the late '90s to the early 2000s. Happy 5-0, Yasiin!

  1. "Definition" By Black Star (Mos Def & Talib Kweli) - (1998)

  2. "Ms. Fat Booty" (1999)

  3. "Mathematics" (1999)

  4. "Umi Says" (1999)

  5. "The Panties" (2004)

  6. "Auditorium" (2009)

  7. "Life in Marvelous Times" (2009)

  8. "History" (2009)

  9. "Casa Bey" (2009)

  10. "Sensei on the Block" with Ski Beatz (2015)

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