Nominated for 1 Golden Globe.
Another 2 wins & 17 nominations.
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/ Black Head of the CIA
/ Rondell, Black Delegation Rep
Mau Mau: Big Blak Afrika (Julius Hopkins)
Monty the card hustler
Appeared in Alicia Keys
' music video for "You Don't Know My Name" (2003)
1 Interview |
4 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
Flaco Bey | Yasiin Bey | Dante Beze | Dante Bezé | Bizet Dante | Smith Dante | MosDef | Mos | Dante Terrell Smith | Dante Smith | Black Star
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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What I take from writers I like is their economy -- the ability to use language to very effective ends. The ability to have somebody read something and see it, or for somebody to paint an entire landscape of visual imagery with just sheets of words -- that's magical. That's what I've been trying to strive for -- to draw a clear picture, to open up a new dimension.
In September 2011, he announced that he has adopted the name Yasiin Bey and will discontinue using the name Mos Def by the end of the year.