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Banjo Player / Black Head of the CIA / Rondell, Black Delegation Rep / ...
- Episode #2.1
... Rondell, Black Delegation Rep (as Mos Def)
Mau Mau: Big Blak Afrika (Julius Hopkins) (as Mos Def)
Leslie Peach / Levon Wells
Dante (as Dante Beze)
"Topdog/Underdog," an original comedy, written by Suzan-Lori Parks
, directed by George C. Wolfe
, with Yasiin Bey
(in his Broadway debut, portraying Booth) and Jeffrey Wright
(portraying Lincoln), on Broadway at the Ambassador Theater, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. Mos Def won the 2001-2002 Theatre World Award. (175 ...
1 Interview |
5 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
Flaco Bey | Dante Beze | Dante Bezé | Bizet Dante | Smith Dante | Mos' Def | Mos Def | Def Mos | MosDef | Mos | Dante Terrell Smith | Dante Smith | Black Star
5' 9" (1.75 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.
His first music group was Urban Thermo Dynamics, which also included his younger brother and sister. They recorded an album in 1995 but it was shelved. It was finally released in 2004.