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  • Mos Def Retiring His Name This Year

    Thu, 08 Sep 2011 10:58:35

    Mos Def Retiring His Name This Year - He will go by the name "Yasiin" instead

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    • Mos Def - CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - MARCH 07: Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def speaks at the Music Exchange 2014, held at the Cape Town City Hall on March 7, 2014 in Cape Town, South Africa.
    • Mos Def - CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - MARCH 07: Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def speaks at the Music Exchange 2014, held at the Cape Town City Hall on March 7, 2014 in Cape Town, South Africa.

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    Mos Def has announced he will retiring the name "Mos Def" at the end of 2011 and will instead go by the moniker "Yasiin."

    What do you think of Mos Def swapping out his name to "Yasiin?" Will he be the artist formerly known as "Mos Def?"

    —Amy Sciarretto
    09.08.11



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