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- 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)
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)
Did You Know?
[on whether he had any trepidation taking on the role of Chuck Berry
in the film Cadillac Records
(2008)] Absolutely. I mean, singing those songs--it's not trepidation as much as it is just reverence. It was challenging, but it was a challenge that I welcomed. I'm just glad that I had the opportunity to do it and be a part of it.
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.