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Jamal Gray & Nag Champa Tribute to yasiin bey
1/1/2017

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D.C. musician and WPFW-FM programmer Jamal Gray curates a tribute performance in honor of lyrical artist yasiin bey (formerly known as Mos Def) and his retirement from the music business, which coincides with his three-night farewell concert event here at the Kennedy Center through January 2. The show features experimental jazz outfit Nag Champa Art Ensemble, Oshun, The Cornel West Theory, DJ Underdog, and other special guests. Words, Beats & Life is the official presentation partner for this event.

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