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Aug 27, 2015
|Yasiin Bey (aka) Mos Def||Houston, TX|
The Ballroom at Warehouse Live
Aug 28, 2015
|Yasiin Bey (aka) Mos Def||Austin, TX|
Mohawk - Austin
Aug 29, 2015
|Yasiin Bey (aka) Mos Def||Dallas, TX|
The Bomb Factory
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