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Mos Def is the American MC and actor Dante Terrell Smith, born 11 December, 1973.
Also known as Yasiin Bey, his career began with the group Urban Thermo Dynamics before working on albums by De La Soul and Da Bush Babees. In 1998 he released the self-titled album Black Star having formed as a duo with Talib Kweli. In the underground hip hop genre he was by then a major player, before releasing solo albums Black on Both Sides (1999), The New Danger (2004), True Magic (2006) and The Ecstatic (2009).
Despite notable hip-hop success, Mos Def has also lent his time and resources to many causes, and is one of few rappers who has been critically acclaimed for his acting, above all for his role of Brother Sam in the hit American drama series Dexter, but impressively also including parts in House, The Italian Job and much much more.