Yasiin Bey

Mixtape Monday: J. PERIOD x Black Thought + Yasiin Bey, Milc x Andy Savoie, Pee5, JayWood + More

J. PERIOD x Black Thought + Yasiin Bey, Milc x Andy Savoie, Pee5, JayWood and more this Mixtape Monday. J.… Read More

July 25, 2022

Dave Chappelle, Black Star & Donnell Rawlings ‘Drink Champs’ Episode On Hold

Black Star, Dave Chappelle and Donnell Rawlings were set to appear on podcast Drink Champs last month, but the episode… Read More

June 12, 2022

Listen to 6LACK Cover Yasiin Bey’s Classic “Umi Says”

As part of the second annual “Juneteenth 2022: Freedom Songs," 6LACK covers the 1999 Yasiin Bey classic "Umi Says" from… Read More

June 10, 2022

Black Star Sound Motivated In Long-Awaited ‘No Fear of Time’ Album

On No Fear of Time, Talib Kweli and Yasiin Bey — as Black Star — sound motivated and excited to… Read More

May 6, 2022

Black Star Releases ‘No Fear of Time,’ Their First New Album in 24 Years

Black Star has released their first album in 24 years, No Fear of Time. The album is produced by Madlib… Read More

May 3, 2022

From Surprise Reunions To A New Album: A Timeline Of Yasiin Bey And Talib Kweli’s Black Star

With Yasiin Bey and Talib Kweli's new Black Star album finally being released on May 3, here's a timeline of… Read More

May 2, 2022

Black Star Release “Mineral Mountain” Collab with Black Thought & Madlib

From their new album No Fear of Time, releasing May 3rd, Black Star recruits Black Thought and Madlib on lead… Read More

April 11, 2022

Black Star Announces Release Date For Long-Awaited Album

On Friday, podcast platform Luminary announced that Black Star will return with their long-awaited sophomore album No Fear of Time on May… Read More

April 8, 2022

Will 2022 Be the Year We See a New Black Star Album?

Nearly 24 years after their 1998 debut, Talib Kweli has teased that he and Yasiin Bey are returning with their… Read More

February 28, 2022

Watch the Final Trailer For Netflix’s Epic Kanye West Documentary, ‘jeen-yuhs’

Netflix has released the latest trailer for the epic Kanye West documentary jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy. The legend of Kanye… Read More

February 4, 2022

Watch a Rare Video of Stones Throw Records’ Epic 2004 Montreux Jazz Festival Takeover

A grainy and distorted video of J Dilla, Madlib, Yasiin Bey, J. Rocc, and Peanut Butter Wolf's full set from… Read More

December 2, 2021

The Wildest Moments from Kanye West’s ‘Drink Champs’ Interview

In his first interview since the release of DONDA, Kanye West detailed the tensions between him and Drake, unloaded on Talib… Read More

November 5, 2021

Yasiin Bey Won’t Move Forward with Thelonious Monk Biopic Unless Jazz Pioneer’s Estate Approves of The Film

Yasiin Bey responds to Thelonious Monk's estate condemning a newly-announced biopic treatment of the late pianist's life. Yesterday, a press… Read More

July 22, 2021

Yasiin Bey will Star as Thelonious Monk in an Upcoming Biopic

Yasiin Bey is returning to the world of film to portray an avant-garde jazz icon. Five years since his last… Read More

July 21, 2021

Dave Chappelle Doesn’t Regret His Comments on Candace Owens

Dave Chappelle discussed his public feud with conservative pundit Candace Owens. On the latest episode of his Midnight Miracle podcast, Dave Chappelle… Read More

June 22, 2021

Yasiin Bey Couldn’t Care Less About How Badly You Want a New Black Star Album

"You think you want the album more than us? Knock it off." It's been years since Yasiin Bey and Talib… Read More

June 20, 2021