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Mos Def / Black on Both Sides


Black on Both Sides is the debut album of Mos Def, now known as Yasiin Bey, released October 12, 1999 on Rawkus Records. The album features an emphasis on live instrumentation and socially conscious lyrics and has features from Q-Tip, Busta Rhymes and Talib Kweli. Continuing with the Respect The Classics campaign, UMe will be reissuing this classic album back on vinyl for the first time in over 10 years.

Track Listings

1 Fear Not Of Man
2 Hip Hop
3 Love
4 Ms. Fat Booty
5 Speed Law
6 Do It Now (featuring Busta Rhymes)
7 Got
8 UMI Says
9 New World Water
10 Rock N Roll
11 Know That (featuring Talib Kweli (of Black Star + Reflection Eternal))
12 Climb (featuring Vinia Mojica)
13 Habitat
14 Mr. Nigga (featuring Q-Tip (of A Tribe Called Quest))
15 Mathematics
16 May-December