Mos Def Plans To Retire Name By End Of Year

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This past weekend Mos Def made an appearance at the “Rock The Bells” concert in New York City with partner Talib Kweli for a memorable Black Star set. Following the performance Mos spoke with Sucker Free where he revealed a bit of interesting news that left plenty of heads talking. According to Pretty Flaco, he plans to put his infamous name to rest and go with the stage name Yasiin.

“I’m retiring the name Mos Def after 2011″ Mos told Sucker Free. Hit the clip for Mos’ explanation behind the name change.