Starpulse.com

Mos Def

Mos_Def
Listen to Mos Def
and similar artists
Play Now

Biography:
Birth Name: Dante Terrell Smith-Bey
Born: 1973/12/11
Birth Place: Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York City
Years Active: 1994-present
Genres: Alternative Hip Hop

Dante Terrell Smith (born December 11, 1973) is an American actor and MC known by the stage name Mos Def. Mos Def started his hip hop career in a group called Urban Thermo Dynamics, after which he appeared on albums by Da Bush Babees and De La Soul. Mos Def debuted on Rawkus Records in 1998 in the duo Black Star with rapper Talib Kweli. "Definition", the single from Black Star's self-titled debut album, reached #60 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #3 on the Hot Rap Singles chart. In 1999, Mos Def released his solo debut album “Black on Both Sides,” which was certified gold in the US and featured the singles "Ms. Fat Booty", which reached #20 on the US Billboard Hot Rap Singles chart, and "...

Continue Bio


Albums:

It Ain't My Fault (Feat. Preservation Hall Ja…

Magnetic Arts (Extended Version)

History ((A Capella))

The Ecstatic

Casa Bey

Quiet Dog

Life In Marvelous Times

Wylin' Out (Kut Masta Kurt Remixes) (Parental…

Let's Talk About It

More Albums


News:
Singing Stars: The 22 Best Actor-Musicians Singing Stars: The 22 Best Actor-Musicians

Kate Beckinsale Celebrities That Turn 40 In 2013

Dexter 'Dexter' Recap: 'Just Let Go' (6.06)

Dexter 'Dexter' Recap: 'A Horse of a Different Color' (6.04)


Photo Gallery:
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def
Mos_Def

View All Pictures


Videos:
Richard Roeper Reviews 'Life of Crime'

'Life of Crime' Trailer

Deja Vu

Civil Brand Trailer

All Video News


Popular Movies:

Can a Song Save Your Life?

Life of Crime

Next Day Air

Be Kind Rewind

Cadillac Records

In Prison My Whole Life

Journey to the End of the Night

Dave Chappelle's Block Party

16 Blocks

More Credits


Related Artists: