Mos Def's Concert History

Dante Terrell Smith (born December 11, 1973 in Brooklyn, New York, United States), now known by the stage name Yasiin Bey (formerly Mos Def), is a Grammy Award-nominated rapper and actor. He now works under the nom de plum Yasiin Bey, and has performed under the aliases Mighty Mos Def, The Freaky Night Watchman, Boogie Man, Black Dante and Pretty Flaco. He began rapping in a group called Urban Thermo Dynamics in 1994, and then formed the duo Black Star with Talib Kweli in 1998.

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
Sep 26, 2020 Mos Def / Yasiin Bey Le MeM Rennes, France
Sep 18, 2020 Yasiin Bey / Mos Def Le Bikini Toulouse, Occitanie, France
Apr 19, 2020 Mos Def Rockefeller Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Jan 28, 2020 Mos Def Rockefeller Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Nov 03, 2019 Mos Def / Yasiin Bey / Camp Lo   Brooklyn Steel New York, New York, United States
Oct 25, 2019 Mos Def / Erykah Badu / Slick Rick / Souls of Mischief / Yasiin Bey   Greek Theatre San Francisco, California, United States
Jan 16, 2019 Mos Def Les Bains-Douches Paris, Île-de-France, France
Dec 29, 2018 Yasiin Bey / Mos Def The Novo by Microsoft Los Angeles, California, United States
Nov 10, 2018 Mos Def Les Bains-Douches Paris, Île-de-France, France
Oct 31, 2018 Mos Def / Yasiin Bey Annabel Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands
Aug 03, 2018 –
Aug 05, 2018
All together Now 2018  
Fleet Foxes / Mos Def / First Aid Kit / Groove Armada / Mogwai / Mura Masa / Chaka Khan / Underworld / Jimmy Cliff / Villagers / Nils Frahm / Kelela / Róisín Murphy / Hercules & Love Affair / Booka Shade / The Go! Team / Maribou State / Ghostpoet / Yasiin Bey / Saul Williams / David August / Elder Island / This Is The Kit / Isaac Gracie / Ciaran Lavery / fish go deep / Talos / Jape / The Black Madonna / Grandbrothers / BIIG PIIG / Oscar Jerome / Horse Meat Disco / Saint Sister / New Power Generation / The Lost Brothers / Shanti Celeste / whenyoung / David Keenan / Bootleg Beatles / Cloud Castle Lake / Maria Kelly / Booka Brass / J Colleran / Nialler9 / HOT CHIP MEGAMIX Show all bands
Waterford, Munster, Ireland
Apr 27, 2018 Mos Def / Erykah Badu / Yasiin Bey / Hi-Tek / Talib Kweli / Kameron Corvet / Lauren Eylise US Bank Arena Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Mar 10, 2018 Mos Def / Yasiin Bey / Derrick Hodge / Chris Dave / Robert Glasper Experiment Élysée Montmartre Paris, Île-de-France, France
Mar 08, 2018 Mos Def / Yasiin Bey   Troxy London, England, United Kingdom
Dec 05, 2017 Humanz  
Gorillaz / Pusha T / Gruff Rhys / De La Soul / Pauline Black / Vince Staples / Peven Everett / Jamie Principle / Zebra Katz / Mos Def / Hypnotic Brass Ensemble / Little Simz / Bootie Brown / Jehnny Beth / Noel Gallagher / Graham Coxon / Shaun Ryder / Roses Gabor Show all bands
O2 Arena London, England, United Kingdom
Dec 04, 2017 Humanz  
Gorillaz / Pauline Black / Gruff Rhys / De La Soul / Vince Staples / Peven Everett / DRAM / Jamie Principle / Zebra Katz / Mos Def / Hypnotic Brass Ensemble / Pusha T / Bootie Brown / Jehnny Beth / Graham Coxon / Little Simz / Noel Gallagher / Shaun Ryder / Roses Gabor Show all bands
O2 Arena London, England, United Kingdom
Nov 21, 2017 –
Nov 25, 2017
Movistar FRI Music Week 2017  
Mos Def / Paulo Londra / Yasiin Bey / Los Pericos / los cafres / Nach / Onda Vaga / Airbag / Los Tipitos / Ecko / Arbol / ARCE / Massacre / Ratones Paranoicos / Juan Ingaramo / Louta / Ella Es Tan Cargosa / Juanse / Isla de Caras / Richard Coleman / Bicicletas / La Femme D'Argent / Dtoke / Nidos / Vanthra / Nico Cota / DJ Stuart / GRUTA / Las Bodas Químicas / Phonalex / Coya / Sony Beat / Ana Molina / Finales Camino a Abbey Road Show all bands
Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires F.D., Argentina
Sep 21, 2017 Mos Def Concord Music Hall Chicago, Illinois, United States
Sep 15, 2017 –
Sep 17, 2017
The Meadows Music and Arts Festival 2017  
Red Hot Chili Peppers / Future / Gorillaz / Foster The People / Weezer / Jay-Z / Migos / Two Door Cinema Club / Nas / 21 Savage / M.I.A. / Tory Lanez / Pusha T / Milky Chance / Erykah Badu / Joey Bada$$ / Tegan and Sara / Lizzo / TV On the Radio / Mos Def / Shelley FKA DRAM / BASSNECTAR / LL Cool J / De La Soul / Broken Social Scene / Action Bronson / Blood Orange / Sleigh Bells / Broods / Run the Jewels / Ghostface Killah / Big Boi / Marian Hill / A-Trak / BadBadNotGood / Dave / Flatbush Zombies / Big Gigantic / Sky Ferreira / Good Times Ahead / Circa Waves / Big Wild / Jacob Banks / St. Paul and The Broken Bones / LÉON / Wild Belle / Del the Funky Homosapien / Little Simz / Kamaiyah / Lido / DREAMERS / Flor / Arkells / Fantastic Negrito / Youngr / Antibalas / Jehnny Beth / Slaptop / Jordan Bratton / DJ Z-Trip / Public Access T.V. / CRX / Swet Shop Boys / Formation / Los Colognes / Mike Floss / Dams of the West / Bootie Brown / Dylan St. John Show all bands
Citi Field Flushing, NY
Sep 15, 2017 –
Sep 17, 2017
The Meadows Music and Arts Festival 2017  
BASSNECTAR / Mos Def / Joey Bada$$ / LL Cool J / Sleigh Bells / Red Hot Chili Peppers / Broken Social Scene / Tory Lanez / Foster the People / De La Soul / 21 Savage / Gorillaz / D.R.A.M. / Action Bronson / Big Boi / Broods / Weezer / Ghostface Killah / A-Trak / Blood Orange / Run The Jewels / Marian Hill / Jay-Z / Sky Ferreira / Two Door Cinema Club / Big Gigantic / Future / Flatbush Zombies / BadBadNotGood / Wild Belle / M.I.A. / GTA / Del the Funky Homosapien / Nas / Circa Waves / St. Paul and The Broken Bones / Migos / Arkells / Big Wild / LÉON / Tegan and Sara / Jacob Banks / Erykah Badu / Lido / Pusha T / Dave / Kamaiyah / Milky Chance / TV On the Radio / Lizzo / Little Simz / Antibalas / Flor / DJ Z-Trip / Youngr / Fantastic Negrito / Slaptop / Jehnny Beth / Jordan Bratton / Public Access T.V. / Formation / Swet Shop Boys / CRX / Los Colognes / Mike Floss / Dams of the West / DREAMERS (band) / Bootie Brown / Dylan St. John Show all bands
Citi Field Flushing, NY
Sep 15, 2017 –
Sep 17, 2017
The Meadows Music and Arts Festival 2017  
De La Soul / Red Hot Chili Peppers / A-Trak / Arkells / Two Door Cinema Club / Sleigh Bells / Big Boi / Broken Social Scene / Wild Belle / Sky Ferreira / Lizzo / Tegan and Sara / DJ Z-Trip / Ghostface Killah / Mos Def / TV On the Radio / Jay-Z / Action Bronson / Erykah Badu / Big Gigantic / Antibalas / Del the Funky Homosapien / Pusha T / Circa Waves / Milky Chance / Blood Orange / GTA / Marian Hill / Joey Bada$$ / Big Wild / Migos / Future / Gorillaz / Slaptop / Broods / LL Cool J / Flatbush Zombies / BadBadNotGood / M.I.A. / Public Access T.V. / Fantastic Negrito / Mike Floss / D.R.A.M. / Weezer / Formation / Los Colognes / Lido / Tory Lanez / Little Simz / CRX / Kamaiyah / Nas / Jordan Bratton / Jacob Banks / 21 Savage / Dams of the West / St. Paul and The Broken Bones / Youngr / Swet Shop Boys / BASSNECTAR / Flor / Dave / LÉON / Run the Jewels / Jehnny Beth / Bootie Brown / Dylan St. John / DREAMERS / Foster The People Show all bands
Citi Field Flushing, NY
Sep 15, 2017 –
Sep 17, 2017
The Meadows Music and Arts Festival 2017  
De La Soul / Red Hot Chili Peppers / A-Trak / Arkells / Two Door Cinema Club / Sleigh Bells / Big Boi / Broken Social Scene / Wild Belle / Sky Ferreira / Lizzo / Tegan and Sara / DJ Z-Trip / Ghostface Killah / Mos Def / TV On the Radio / Jay-Z / Action Bronson / Erykah Badu / Big Gigantic / Antibalas / Del the Funky Homosapien / Pusha T / Circa Waves / Milky Chance / Blood Orange / GTA / Marian Hill / Joey Bada$$ / Big Wild / Migos / Future / Gorillaz / Slaptop / Broods / LL Cool J / Flatbush Zombies / BadBadNotGood / M.I.A. / Public Access T.V. / Fantastic Negrito / Mike Floss / D.R.A.M. / Weezer / Formation / Los Colognes / Lido / Tory Lanez / Little Simz / CRX / Kamaiyah / Nas / Jordan Bratton / Jacob Banks / 21 Savage / Dams of the West / St. Paul and The Broken Bones / Youngr / Swet Shop Boys / BASSNECTAR / Flor / Dave / LÉON / Run the Jewels / Jehnny Beth / Bootie Brown / Dylan St. John / DREAMERS / Foster The People Show all bands
Citi Field Flushing, NY
Apr 03, 2017 Mos Def
Mos Def / Rich Medina
Paradiso Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Jan 27, 2017 Yasiin Bey / Mos Def O2 Forum Kentish Town London, England, United Kingdom
Jan 26, 2017 Mos Def / Yasiin Bey / Lazy Habits O2 Forum Kentish Town London, England, United Kingdom
Dec 31, 2016 Yasiin Bey
Yasiin Bey / Mos Def / Robert Glasper Experiment
The Kennedy Center Washington, D.C., United States
Dec 22, 2016 Yasiin Bey / Mos Def Apollo Theater New York, New York, United States
Dec 21, 2016 Yasiin Bey / Mos Def   Apollo Theater New York, New York, United States
Dec 09, 2016 Mos Def / Reggie Watts / Jallal / Yasiin Bey Fox Theater - Oakland San Francisco, California, United States
Oct 26, 2015 –
Oct 26, 2015
SoulFest 2015
Miguel / Mary J. Blige / Mos Def / Ms. Lauryn Hill / Talib Kweli / De La Soul / Jill Scott
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Oct 25, 2015 –
Oct 25, 2015
SoulFest 2015
Miguel / Mary J. Blige / Mos Def / Ms. Lauryn Hill / Talib Kweli / De La Soul / Jill Scott
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Oct 24, 2015 –
Oct 24, 2015
SoulFest 2015
Miguel / Mary J. Blige / Jhené Aiko / Mos Def / Ms. Lauryn Hill / Talib Kweli / De La Soul / Jill Scott
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Oct 22, 2015 Black Star / Mos Def / Talib Kweli Eatons Hill Hotel & Function Centre Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Sep 09, 2015 Tony Allen / Yasiin Bey / Robert Glasper Experiment / Mos Def Grande Halle de la Villette Paris, Île-de-France, France
Sep 03, 2015 –
Sep 13, 2015
Festival Jazz à La Villette 2015  
Mos Def / Jurassic 5 / DJ Premier / Robert Glasper Experiment / Camille / Yasiin Bey / Gabriel Garzón-Montano / The Bad Plus / Tony Allen / Sinkane / Sophie Hunger / Lee Fields / Money Mark / Sons of Kemet / Vieux Farka Toure / Cécile McLorin Salvant / Idan Raichel / Archie Shepp / The Heliocentrics / William Onyeabor / Henri Texier / Ballaké Sissoko / Hugh Coltman / Ballaké Sissoko & Vincent Ségal / Sandra Nkaké / Yaron Herman / Aldo Romano / Vincent Ségal / Steve Coleman / Louis Sclavis / Melvin Van Peebles / Malted Milk / Bojan Z / Luke Jenner / Magic Malik Orchestra / John Greaves / Toni Green / Pat Mahoney / Naissam Jalal / Orchestre National D'ile De France / Orioxy / Lunatic Toys / Papanosh & Roy Nathanson Show all bands
Philharmonie de Paris Paris, Île-de-France, France
Aug 29, 2015 –
Aug 30, 2015
The Garden Party 2015
Mos Def / HONNE / Soul II Soul / Black Coffee / Bicep / Yasiin Bey / LoneLady / Formation
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Aug 28, 2015 Mos Def Mohawk - Indoor Austin, Texas, United States
Jul 11, 2015 Yasiin Bey / DJ Sober / Mos Def The Bomb Factory Dallas, Texas, United States
Jul 08, 2015 Mos Def / d-risha / Hue Warehouse Live-Ballroom Houston, Texas, United States
Jun 11, 2015 Yasiin Bey / Mos Def Indigo at The O2 London, England, United Kingdom
May 01, 2015 Yasiin Bey / Mos Def / Malik Yusef Metro Chicago, Illinois, United States
Apr 26, 2015 Mos Def / Yasiin Bey / Fashawn / 2Mex / Bambu / Inspectah Deck / Ill Camille / Azad Right Mayan Theater Los Angeles (LA), CA
Apr 19, 2015 Mos Def The Observatory Los Angeles (LA), CA
Apr 11, 2015 Mos Def The Observatory Los Angeles (LA), CA
Dec 08, 2014 Yasiin Bey / Mos Def X-TRA Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Nov 27, 2014 Mos Def / Afrika Bambaataa O2 Academy Bristol Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Nov 24, 2014 Mos Def Vicar Street Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Nov 22, 2014 Mos Def / Afrika Bambaataa O2 Forum Kentish Town London, England, United Kingdom
Nov 21, 2014 Mos Def / Afrika Bambaataa / Dan Hill / Odd-Ball O2 Academy Leeds Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Nov 15, 2014 Mos Def Ancienne Belgique (AB) Brussels, Brussels Capital, Belgium
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Concerts Per Year:
2020 4 concerts
2019 3 concerts
2018 7 concerts
2017 11 concerts
2016 4 concerts
2015 15 concerts
2014 33 concerts
2013 37 concerts
2012 22 concerts
2011 49 concerts
2010 46 concerts
2009 43 concerts
2008 34 concerts
2007 31 concerts
2006 11 concerts
2005 4 concerts
2004 4 concerts
2003 1 concert
2002 3 concerts
2001 15 concerts
2000 5 concerts
1970 1 concert
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