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Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) Denied Entry to United States by Immigration

Written by on May 23, 2014



Rapper Yasin Bey, formerly known as Mos Def, cancels US tour after being denied entry from South Africa…

Music festival promoters Together Five broke the news on their website with a notice that Yasiin Bey’s tour had been canceled because of legal and immigration issues.

We regret to inform you that due to immigration / legal issues Yasiin Bey is unable to enter back into the United States and his upcoming U.S. tour has been canceled, including May 15th, Together Boston’s show at The Wilbur Theatre. Individual ticket refunds for this show are available at point of sale.

Yasin Bey has lived in South Africa for the past year.