The rapper plays a club date in London before heading to the Gatecrasher Summer Sound System...

MOS DEF has confirmed two rare live appearances, a club date at the LONDON SHEPHERD’S BUSH EMPIRE and a massive show at the GATECRASHER SUMMER SOUND SYSTEM.

The rapper, who has only performed a handful of live shows in the UK so far, will appear at the Shepherd’s Bush Empire on June 15. Tickets are on sale now, priced £15.

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The show serves as a warm-up for an appearance at the 50,000 capacity Gatecrasher Summer Sound System, which takes place on June 16 at the Northampton Turweston Aerodrome.

Other recent additions to the Gatecrasher event include Chemical Brothers, OutKast and Craig David.