Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) Allowed To Travel To U.S. Following Arrest In South Africa


Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def) has spent the majority 2016 unable to leave South Africa. The rapper was arrested for attempting to use a "world passport" document to travel out the country in January, and while he was later released on bail, he has been forced to stay put until further decisions were made. 

Today, The Guardian reports that Bey has been granted the ability to leave South Africa, but will not be able to re-enter. Bey's "unreserved apolog