It features guest contributions from artists, including Mos Def, Dwele, T-Pain, Lil Wayne, DJ Premier and Chris Martin of Coldplay.The album's cover artwork was designed by Japanese contemporary artist Takashi Murakami.The series features performances by established and up-and-coming spoken word poets.Performances also include special appearances by well-known actors and musicians, as well as occasional performances by Mos Def himself. C.) The Smiths (Stop Me If You Think That You've Heard This One Before) Peter, Bjorn and John(Young Folks) Salt N Pepa (Push It) Bob Marley (Is This Love?Chingy Time Of The Season - The Zombies Sexual Healing (snippet) - Marvin Gaye BOSSA CONFUSION Confusion- New Order E Com Esse Que Eu Vou - Elis Regina MUPPET MASHUP dj BC and colleagues mash-up and remix Sesame Street and The Muppet Show.
Russell Simmons presents Def Poetry, better known as simply Def Poetry Jam or Def Poetry, was a spoken word poetry television series hosted by Mos Def and airing on HBO between 20.Suffragette City (dj BC's Sufferin' Remix)- David Bowie 2. 2 Live Supertramp Disco Supertramp (Goodbye Stranger) 2 Live Crew (Party) Marvin Gaye (What's Goin On) 3. Recording sessions for the album took place during 2005 to 2007 at Chung King Studios, Sony Music Studios in New York City, at Chalice Studios and The Record Plant in Los Angeles.It was primarily produced by West himself, with contributions from DJ Toomp, as well as Mike Dean, Nottz, Brian "All Day" Miller, Eric Hudson, Warryn Campbell, Gee Roberson, Plain Pat and Jon Brion.