Tagged: Talib Kweli


See Jay Electronica Bring Out Jay Z, Mac Miller, J. Cole and Talib Kweli at Brooklyn Hip Hop Fest

The chance to catch Jay Electronica live is a rare one, and so his scheduled set at this weekend’s Brooklyn Hip Hop Fest was already noteworthy – but last night he went out of his … read more »

POSTED July 13, 2014 1:18PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , ,

J Dilla: Shine On

In this 2006 feature from FADER #42, collaborators and family tell the stories behind some of the late J Dilla’s great productions. Think twice, youngbloods, precocious hoodrats, beatbox prodigies. Somewhere in the fine print of … read more »

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Watch Black Star on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

If you’re still reeling over the Mos Def and Talib Kweli’s decision to reunite as Black Star, but haven’t had the chance to catch them live, then their appearance on last night’s Late Night with … read more »

POSTED January 4, 2012 10:45AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , , ,

Black Star Will Release New Music in 2012

Your cousin’s rumors confirmed: Yesterday, Talib Kweli told MTV, “I am working to put out a Black Star project for people to buy sometime next year.” They’re unsure how they’ll release the work: “Me and … read more »

POSTED November 4, 2011 3:30PM IN MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Blaqstarr’s Blaqstarr the Mixtape

When we spoke to Blaqstarr two months ago, we could swear he said this was going to be a Baltimore Club mixtape. It’s not, and it’s hard to say what is. The self-titled mixtape features … read more »

POSTED April 12, 2011 5:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , , , ,

GOOD Friday: Kanye West f. Talib Kweli & Consequence, “Chain Heavy” MP3

We’ve been so deep into repeat listenings of his album that we almost forgot Kanye was still giving away new jams every Friday. After hearing My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy it’s easy to see why … read more »

POSTED November 13, 2010 12:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Video: Reflection Eternal, "Ballad of the Black Gold"

These days, BP is putting their money where their mouth is—by apologizing on TV. For some of us, the oil spill luckily hasn’t washed up on a street corner or tampered with our water supply, … read more »

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Video: Mos Def f. Talib Kweli, "History"

These two have quite a bit of “History” together and this song is just a reminder of the majesty that was that Black Star LP. In fact, people probably ask either of them about a … read more »

POSTED January 4, 2010 4:15PM IN SUITE903 TAGS: , ,

Talib Kweli And J. Period Release The Noisemakers EP

Kweli and J. Period bring three hots and a cot. read more »

POSTED October 20, 2009 5:48PM IN SUITE903 TAGS: , ,

Joi Starr feat. Kanye West "Same Time"

Kanye West dropped the mixtape “The Lost Tapes: Welcome 2 Chicago,” on his blog today, which features unreleased tracks from a variety of folks from Freeway to Natalie Cole, Talib Kweli to John Legend. Some … read more »

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