17.06.09 by Jeff

Mos Def / Letterman performance

My sister just sent me this video of Mos Def performing Quiet Dog on Letterman. Amazing performance (fingers crossed for the album)!

mos def quiet dog letterman performance

Watch the video below!













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



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  • Jennifer

    What a great performance! This is too cool!

  • emily

    there is something very cool about timpanies

  • lucas

    sounds like it was written/produced by k-os

  • listened to the album…its very worth getting.

  • I’ve listened to the album once and I dig it.

  • wow i like this very very….
    i want to do a mix for u…

  • Nicole

    i love the performance.
    look’s like mos def’s bringin’ hip-hop back..





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