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Yasiin Bey ...  Himself - Host / ... 44 episodes, 2002-2007
Russell Simmons ...  Himself 40 episodes, 2002-2007
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Spoken word. Spoken truth.

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Documentary | Music

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Def Poetry Jam See more »

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Quotes

[repeated line]
Mos Def: Are you ready for some poetry, motherfuckers?
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Referenced in Jeopardy!: Episode #22.97 (2006) See more »

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Excellent!!
14 June 2003 | by pagerlink-1See all my reviews

Everyone who has HBO should be exposed to this gem of a series. Presented by the man who brought you the Def Comedy Jam, Russell Simmons, brings you Def Comedy Jam. A series which exemplifies Americas problems as well as diversity. This show will truly open your eyes through a plethora of lyrical tongue twists and non-commercialized rap. You've got to see it to believe it!


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