Latest Mos Def Stories

2014-03-26 12:26:03

Leading Independent Record Company is Home to Artists Such as Gnarls Barkley, Miike Snow, Santigold, Chet Faker and Mos Def and Has a Catalog of Over 5,000 Songs BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.

2011-07-20 07:00:00

LOS ANGELES, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Guerilla Union and House of Blues Entertainment today announced a strategic alliance that will bring festival brands and unique properties to the club and theater circuit and in doing so create North America's premiere live hip hop partnership.

2010-11-18 17:05:00

PHOENIX, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Artist Boycott of Arizona, The Sound Strike, gains momentum as commercial boycott of Arizona performances grows.

2010-09-04 08:20:00

NASA is getting the word out that studying science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is a great way to open the door to a bright future.

2010-01-06 10:24:00

An Impressive Array of New and Encore Programming Before and During Black History Month ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Throughout the year, PBS invites viewers to explore the vast contributions of African Americans.

2009-10-06 07:30:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hailed in the press as one of the most fun, innovative and highly-anticipated games of the year, Activision Publishing, Inc.

2009-06-17 12:39:00

Rock Super-Group Chickenfoot and Pre-Eminent Hip Hop Artist Mos Def Score the #(4) and #(9) Albums in Country, Respectively LOS ANGELES, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Fontana, the independent distribution arm of Universal Music Group (UMG), the world's leading music company, has topped the national albums chart this week with two albums in the Top 10: the self-titled debut of Chickenfoot (#4)(Red Line) and Mos Def's Ecstatic (#9) (Downtown), according to Nielsen Soundscan. "Everyone at Fontana...

2008-12-02 13:13:04

U.S. actor and hip-hop artist Mos Def says he watched Chuck Berry footage on YouTube to prepare for playing the music icon in Cadillac Records. I read his (self-titled) autobiography, which is a very good read, Def told reporters in New York Monday. YouTube was really helpful, he recalled.

2006-09-01 17:05:37

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. rapper Mos Def was given a summons after being arrested for giving an impromptu performance on Thursday night outside Radio City Music Hall where the MTV Video Music Awards were being presented, police said.

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