Yasiin Bey (FKA Mos Def) – “N****s in Poorest” | Music Video


Having already told us not get “caught up in no throne,” the artist formerly known as Mos Def – now Yasiin Bey – unveils visuals for his “N****s In Poorest” freestyle, highlighting social ills over Jay Z and Kanye West‘s Hit-Boy produced Watch The Throne anthem, “N****s In Paris.”

Honouring the legendary Malcolm X 42 years on from his assassination on February 21, 1965, the video features the Brooklyn-born rapper and actor performing in the studio and build’s on the song’s sentiments with an array of news footage documenting provocative historical and political events. Check it out below.

Doctors say I’m the illest, I ain’t got no insurance..

[via HypeTrak]

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