Mos Def (actor and Rapper), born on December 11, 1973 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York,. Mos Def's age 44 years & Zodiac Sign Sagittarius, nationality American (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is Black. Let's check, How Tall is Mos Def?
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Mos Def Height
5 ft 11 in (178 cm/)
|Height & Weight|
|Height (in Feet-Inches)||5 ft 11 in|
|Height (in Centimeters)||178 cm|
|Height (in Meters)|
|Weight (in Kilograms)||73 kg|
|Weight (in Pounds)||161 lbs|
Mos Def Body Measurements
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Mos Def FAQs
Is Mos Def Jamaican?
Brooklyn, New York City, U.S. Yasiin Bey (/jæˈsiːn ˈbeɪ/; born Dante Terrell Smith, December 11, 1973), previously known by his stage name Mos Def (/ˌmoʊs ˈdɛf/), is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and actor.
Where is Mos Def now?
Mos Def, or Bey as he know prefers, has been living in Cape Town since May 2013, according to a South African newspaper, The Mail & Guardian. “Last year May, I came (to Cape Town) and I said I’m not leaving. I’m staying. It’s a beautiful place.
Is Mos Def in Gorillaz?
Role in Gorillaz Mos Def provided vocals for the Gorillaz tracks Stylo and Sweepstakes from Gorillaz’ third studio album Plastic Beach. Since then he joined Gorillaz on Escape to Plastic Beach World Tour, Humanz Tour and The Now Now Tour.
Why is Mos Def called Mos Def?
That’s it,” he told MTV2’s Sucker Free. “Mos Def is a name that I built and cultivated over the years, it’s a name that the streets taught me, a figure of speech that was given to me by the culture and by my environment, and I feel I’ve done quite a bit with that name and it’s time to expand and move on.
Yasiin Bey, best known by his stage name Mos Def, is an American hip hop recording artist, actor, and activist. Best known for his music, Mos Def embarked on his hip hop career in 1994, alongside his siblings in the short-lived rap group Urban Thermo Dynamics, after which he appeared on albums by Da Bush Babees and De La Soul. He subsequently formed the duo Black Star, alongside fellow Brooklyn-based rapper Talib Kweli, and they released their eponymous debut album in 1998. He was featured on the roster of Rawkus Records and in 1999 released his solo debut, Black on Both Sides. His debut was followed by The New Danger, True Magic and The Ecstatic . The editors at About.com listed him as the 14th greatest emcee of all time on their “50 greatest MC’s of our time” list. Prior to his career in music, Mos Def first entered public life as a child actor, having played roles in television movies, sitcoms, and theater. Since the early 2000s, Mos Def has been well known for his roles in films such as Something the Lord Made, Next Day Air, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, 16 Blocks, Be Kind Rewind, The Italian Job, The Woodsman, Bamboozled and Brown Sugar, as well as for his portrayal of Brother Sam in the Showtime drama series Dexter. He is also known as the host of Def Poetry Jam, which aired on HBO between 2002 and 2007.Read Full Biography Wikipedia