1. WATCH: ‪Yasiin Bey x Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra ‬Live.

    Mos_def

    This past Saturday night, Yasiin Bey (you used to know him as Mos Def) got down with the get down with the Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra for another round of crowd-pleasing hip-hop and classical combinations during a concert at Bed-Stuy’s Restoration Plaza. Peep the classy action in 3, 2, 1…

    Mos Def & Brooklyn Philharmonic Perform “Life in Marvelous Times”

    Dante, er, Mos, er.. Yasiin (we’re gonna get it right one of these days) performs a spirited rendition of a joint off of 2009′s The Ecstatic.

    (Props to 2DopeBoyz. Thanks to ‪lovelyone80‬ for the upload)


    Bey vs. Beethoven in Bed-Stuy

    Kickin’ a bit of the Kanye G.O.O.D. Friday release “Lord Lord Lord” over what ultra-cultured folks tell us is Beethoven’s 7th.

    (Props to paulingford for the upload)


    BONUS: Mos Def & Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra 6.9.12 Highlights.

    For the ADD-prone, a quick run through of the night in Do or Die.

    (Props to ‪ponownie2‬ for the upload)



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    • bboycult

      I respect the audacity of it all; everything was Ultra, but that Bey vs Beethoven’s 7th didn’t come off right.

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