Mos Def jumped on stage with Kendrick Lamar at Osheaga and it was as awesome as you can imagine.

During Kendrick Lamar’s headlining set at Osheaga this Saturday, rapper Yasiin Bey, popularly known as Mos Def, was watching from the sidelines. Kendrick, having been a self-proclaimed fan of Mos Def, who, later Kendrick told the crowd at Osheaga, was the reason why Kendrick started rapping, persuaded Def on stage with him.


(Image Courtesy:

After dancing along to Lamar’s “King Kunta”, Def whipped out some freestyle during “Alright”. For fans of both Kendrick Lamar and Mos Def, this moment is an honest-to-god treat. Watch the fan-shot video below for a glimpse of the awesomeness that occurred this Saturday.

Kendrick Lamar x Mos Def – “Alright”Kendrick Lamar was joined by the god Mos Def Official to perform a special version of “Alright” at Osheaga.

Posted by Pigeons and Planes on Saturday, 1 August 2015