Banned in the U.S.A.?
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Banned in the U.S.A.?
Yasiin Bey is always less than conventional.
As a song, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2013/03/yasiin-bey-feat-jay-electronica-lucy-lui-they-die-by-dawn">"They Die By Dawn"</a> was already ill.
Yasiin Bey's got a message for the people and the police, one based on raps, stats and assorted facts, as he delivers a PSA regarding New York City's stop-question-and-frisk program.
Along with <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2013/03/yasiin-bey-mannie-fresh-black-jesus">"Black Jesus,"</a> "The Light Is Not Afraid Of The Dark" is another newer Yasiin Bey track he's been performing seen performing at recent shows.
After premiering the song <a href="http://hiphopwired.com/2013/03/31/yasiin-bey-premieres-black-jesus-young-love-in-phoenix-video/">at recent shows</a>, Yasiin Bey and Mannie Fresh give the 'net "Black Jesus," the first leak from the upcoming OMFGOD BK NOLA project.
This is a pleasant surprise.
First, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/?p=323575">Q-Tip hinted</a> that G.
It's been about a year and a half since Dee-1 put out a full-length project, but he's been grinding nonstop since then with a relentless tour schedule and simultaneously working on two projects.
Dee-1 must've had a lot of fun making "The Very Best.
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Photo: Josh Sisk Before his Endless Summer begins on Thursday, May 17, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/tabi-bonney">tabi Bonney</a> whets fans appetites with one final leak, "Chop Chop" featuring Yasiin Bey.
A couple of weeks ago, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2012/03/hip-hop-for-a-good-cause-dead-prez-to-perform-for-nolas-wtul-station">dead prez</a> came to New Orleans for a show.
"Doctors say I'm the poorest, I ain't got no insurance.