Somehow in all this time he has also managed to fit in roles in TV series and films as diverse as House, Monster's Ball, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy and Michel Gondry's Be Kind Rewind. His recent appearance in Gorillaz' new single suggests he isn't about to slow down any time soon.
This April sees the true modern-day, multi-talented, multi-media icon hit the UK for an un-missable series of very special, exclusive live performances in London and Bristol! Due to overwhelming popular demand Mos Def has announced a second London date on the 13th of April at the O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire.
Tickets went on sale a couple of days ago and they are expected to sell out very quickly.
Date: 13th April 2010
Venue: The O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire
On stage: 20:00
Tickets on sale on ticketweb.co.uk by the time you read this!