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

    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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