Black on Both Sides is the debut album of Mos Def, now known as Yasiin Bey, released October 12, 1999 on
Rawkus Records. The album features an emphasis on live instrumentation and socially conscious lyrics and has
features from Q-Tip, Busta Rhymes and Talib Kweli. Continuing with the Respect The Classics campaign, UMe will
be reissuing this classic album back on vinyl for the first time in over 10 years.