Yasiin Bey Announces 4 Final Shows Before Retirement

Retirements have been announced in hip hop numerous times and rarely it seems that they actually stick but either way, Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) is still a sight rarely seen these days.

He was recently granted the right to leave South Africa after a long fight but he’s been allowed to leave under the stipulations that he never come back. He took that news to go ahead an announce four final U.S. shows. The first show will be held at the Apollo Theater on December 21 and the following three shows will take place at D.C.’s Kennedy Center, starting on New Year’s Eve and the last show being on January 2nd.

What makes each show special is Yasiin will be performing one of this four albums each show. One night dedicated to each album. Tickets are not yet up for sale but we’ll keep you updated on that as these are sure to be hot.

via P&P