I got my eyes on tomorrow (there it is)
While you still tryin to find where it is
Mos Def understands the true, protean nature of hip-hop, which is to be constantly evolving. It is a mistake to try to define hip-hop, or to locate it in any one style or moment, because its essence is always in flux.
“Eyes on Tomorrow” may be a reference to the album by South African musician Miriam Makeba that features musicians such as Dizzy Gillespie and Nina Simone.
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