Yasiin Bey

Yasiin Bey

Yasiin Bey  American Rapper


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Yasiin Bey (/jæˈsiːn ˈbeɪ/; born Dante Terrell Smith; December 11, 1973), better known by his former stage name Mos Def (/ˈmoʊs ˈdɛf/), is an American hip hop recording artist, actor, comedian, and activist from Brooklyn, New York City, New York. Bes...

Confirmed Relationships1
Longest Relationship10 yrs
Shortest Relationship10 yrs
Average Relationship Length10 yrs
Rumored Relationships2
First Name Mos
Last Name Def
Full Name at Birth Dante Terrell Smith
Age 42 years
Birthday 11th December, 1973
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Muslim
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer
Occupation Rapper
Claim to Fame Black On Both Sides
Music Genre (Text) Hip hop
Music Genre Hip Hop, Rap
Year(s) Active 1991 – present, 1994–present, 1993–present
Music Style Alternative Rap, Underground Rap, Political Rap, East Coast Rap
Music Mood Earnest, Cerebral, Literate, Street-Smart, Reflective, Sophisticated, Passionate, Confident, Provocative, Confrontational
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, keyboards, bass guitar, sampler, drums
Record Label Downtown, GOOD Music (current), Rawkus, Priority, Geffen (former), GOOD Music, Downtown (current)
Associated Acts Black Star, Blakroc, Gorillaz, Kanye West, Massive Attack, Native Tongues Posse, Pharoahe Monch, Soulquarians, Talib Kweli, The Roots, Anwar Superstar
Official Websites www.myspace.com/mosdef, www.discogs.com/artist/Dante+Smith, www.interscope.com/mosdef
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Yasiin Bey42 SagittariusRapper
Beyoncé Knowles34 VirgoSinger
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Karrine Steffans37 VirgoAuthor


Life of Crime2014 Ordell Robbie Movie
Begin Again2013 Saul Movie
I'm Still Here2010 Mos Def (as Mos Def) Movie
Next Day Air2009 Eric Movie
Be Kind Rewind2008 Mike Movie
Cadillac Records2008 Chuck Berry Movie
Yo Gabba Gabba!2007 Super Mr. Superhero TV Show
16 Blocks2006 Eddie Bunker Movie
Journey to the End of the Night2006 Wemba (as Mos Def) Movie
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby2006 Mos Def (as Mos Def) Movie
Dexter2006 Brother Sam TV Show
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy2005 Ford Prefect Movie
Lackawanna Blues2005 The Bandleader (as Mos Def) TV Movie
The Boondocks2005 Gangstalicious TV Show
The Woodsman2004 Sgt. Lucas Movie
Something the Lord Made2004 Vivien Thomas TV Movie
House M.D.2004 Lee TV Show
The Italian Job2003 Left Ear Movie
Chappelle's Show2003 Banjo Player, Black Head of the CIA, Rondell, Black Delegation Rep TV Show
Brown Sugar2002 Chris 'Cav' Anton Vichon (as Mos Def) Movie
Civil Brand2002 Michael Meadows (as Mos Def) Movie
Showtime2002 Lazy Boy Movie
Monster's Ball2001 Ryrus Cooper (as Mos Def) Movie
Carmen: A Hip Hopera2001 Lt. Miller (as Mos Def) TV Movie
My Wife and Kids2001 Tommy TV Show
The Wayne Brady Show2001 Mos Def TV Show
Bamboozled2000 Mau Mau: Big Blak Afrika (Julius Hopkins) (as Mos Def) Movie
Island of the Dead2000 Robbie J (as Mos Def) TV Movie
Where's Marlowe?1998 Wilt Crawley (as Mos Def) Movie
Ghosts1997 Dante Short Film
Brooklyn South1997 Darius TV Show
Dellaventura1997 Morgue Assistant TV Show
Spin City1996 Monty TV Show
The Cosby Mysteries1994 Dante TV Movie
The Cosby Mysteries1994 Dante TV Show
NYPD Blue1993 Leslie Peach TV Show
Here and Now1992 Alonzo TV Show
The Hard Way1991 Dead Romeos (as Dante Smith) Movie
You Take the Kids1990 Raymond Kirkland TV Show
God Bless the Child1988 Richard Watkins (as Dante Terrell Smith) TV Movie
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HollywoodUndercoversDec 14, 2011

So under rated for so many roles...Woodsman. Something the Lord Made...no oscar??

HollywoodUndercoversDec 14, 2011

Mos Def you are da man...

anna1977Apr 25, 2010

hot hot

eseobom ekperikpeJun 2, 2009

mos def u r d bomb men.

AnonymApr 7, 2009

you are soooo hooot!

kelly melissaFeb 4, 2009

verry lovly

JoeJan 25, 2009

you forgot about the second wife who wrote tell-all book abt him. he dumped her for an emirati princess

jennifer loveApr 17, 2008

stop gossiping

jessicalaNov 17, 2007

he is engaged.

bertha garciaSep 12, 2007

I saw you on bill somebody`s show on cable...I love your true heat in everything you said...Can I add you as a friend on myspace and on my private web???

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