Mau Maus are characters in Spike Lee’s film, Bamboozled. They’re angry hiphoppers, frustrated by the industry’s lucrative, high-profile displays of ignorance, and looking for a way — any way — to make their own activist voices heard.
Mau Maus are: Mos Def, Big Black,Gano Grills, Serch, Canibus Charli Baltimore, Mums, DJ Scratch
I have the Bamboozled trailer after the jump. If you haven’t seen it please go rent it or find it on megaupload. Black comedy, hope you understand the wit.
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Man just when I thought I couldn’t find more Mos the house that YN/B.Dot built gives me this Gem. Here you get a full insight about the creation of The Ecstatic, This album was so dope and slept on. The different levels it touches and subject matter isn’t easily overlooked to a Hip Hop purist. I really hope he get’s that Grammy man.
Even though this is brief I wanted to post for all to check out. Here’s the promo for Creative Controls Tonight @ Noon show hosted by Mos Def. I really like what they are doing over there and all things Mos Def is cool with the Duke.
If my dude don’t get that Grammy it’s gonna be hard for me to pull money out the pocket this year for Rap music. I mean really he’s going up against Flo-Rida. Directed by Coodie & Chike, shout out to my dude Kareem!
This track is dope for rizzeal. Even though I’m still on the fence with Electronica he comes off on this track with no doubt. Talib created something really special with this track right here. As for Mos Def he kinda let me down with his verse when he’s more than capable to ether the beat. Still a press repeat in iTunes track nonetheless. As for my homie Jazelle, I…TOLD…YOU…SO!
J.Cole > Jay Electronica > Talib > Mos Def (Verses in order of ill on this track in my opinion)
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Mos Def. Two Words should have been enough so just click the download link and make GOAT proud of your decision.
Download 24 Hour Karate School
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Stong effort from Jim Jones and if you saw the doc you get the joke. Mos Def is the best rapper but chooses not to rap. Check out Blak Roc’s impending album with the same name featuring NICOLE WRAY. I didn’t even know she still did music. Wonderful voice she just needs a platform.
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For Fall 2009 UNDRCRWN returns with the second and final run of the very successful Mos Def collaboration. Read the rest of this entry »
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So now that my collection is complete I’ve decided to hunt Mos Def down a get all my albums signed. It was also a good reason to post some late ishh. Here’s Mos Def on Angie yesterday that I missed. In this interview he atalks about the album, him still wanting to battle Jay-Z for charity and more.
Part 1 of Mos Def w Angie Martinez
Part 2 of Mos Def w Angie Martinez