Press release reads as follows…. After 10-years since their classic contribution Train of Thought sealed their fates in hip-hop lore, Talib Kweli and Hi-Tek are releasing their follow-up venture Revolutions Per Minute May 18 on Blacksmith/Warner Bros. Records. With their first collaboration praised for its uplifting messages and nostalgic soundscape, Kweli’s command of the mic [cont.]
New Reflection Eternal featuring Estelle, coming with that feel good music. New album Revolutions Per Minute dropping May 18th. LISTEN: Reflection Eternal + Estelle – “Midnight Hour”
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The duo speak on their track “Strangers” taken off their upcoming LP, Revolutions Per Minute, dropping April 20th.
Lead single from Reflection Eternal’s Revolutions Per Minute LP, dropping April 20th. Directed by Frankie Dee Aikens.
Taken from the forthcoming Revolutions Per Minute LP.
Warner blasts out the next single from Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek’s reunion LP, Revolutions Per Minute, dropping April 20th. Kwel finally addresses the Jay-Z name drop from five years ago, while building his verses around Tek’s sample. Reflection Eternal – “In This World” by Warner Bros. Urban
Here, Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek speak on why it took so long to reunite for a second Reflection Eternal LP, their next video “In This World”, and Jay-Z’s endorsement.
Talib Kweli + Hi-Tek + Statik Selektah – “The Re: Union” Mixtape
Talib Kweli + Hi Tek-Reflection Eternal -Back Again-Vid Premiere Guess who’s back, back again? Uh, no, not Eminem. Nnnno, not Dilated Peoples. It’s Reflection Eternal – Talib Kweli and Hi-Tek! This is official people – Blacksmith Music (the label with THE freshest logo in the biz – peep it upside down) will release the album [cont.]
You won’t find too many producers more diverse than Hi-Tek. From teaming up with Talib Kweli to putting in work alongside Dr. Dre, he’s accomplished quite a bit and been involved with the work of artists from coast to coast. He’s also found time to release a few projects of his own, the latest of [cont.]
What can you say about this kid from Cincinnati Ohio? He has worked with everybody from G-Unit and Mobb Deep to independent staples Talib Kweli and Jean Grae. His sound is universal, for the masses and for the underground. It’s been 5 years since the critically acclaimed “Hi-Teknology” dropped on Rawkus records. Though Rawkus folded, [cont.]
Cinncinati’s Hi-Tek got his big break next to Talib Kweli, when the two debuted together as Reflection Eternal, on Rawkus Records almost a decade ago, with their “Fortified Live” 12inch. With the release of their full-length, Talib Kweli and Hi-Tek Are Reflection Eternal (to put it in layman’s terms) the duo reached arguable classic [cont.]
HipHopSite.com: Most Hip-Hop fans are aware of your musical background, but I just want to start off letting the people get the know the man behind the beats. So can you tell us what it was like growing up in Cincinnati for you? DJ Hi-Tek: I could say I’ve had a good life, so far. [cont.]
Since breaking in quietly with hometown duo, Mood, in the mid-90′s, DJ Hi-Tek’s climb up the crate-digging ranks has been a slow one. While Hi-Tek garnished some well-overdue exposure for his work on Black Star’s debut, and with running mate Talib Kweli on their critically acclaimed Reflection Eternal endeavor. Tek’s name is still rarely mentioned when [cont.]
After releasing a handful of essential 12″ singles, on various Rawkus projects, Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek were on the verge of becoming one of hip-hop’s best-kept secrets. Yet, they’re original incarnation (Reflection Eternal) was momentarily thwarted, as the duo expanded into a triumvirate with the inclusion of Mos Def; and their eventual manifestation as Black Star. While [cont.]
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