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talib kweli
2 May, 2013 7:38 am

Talib Kweli spits over Drake’s “5 AM In Toronto”. “Regardless if you think I’m a prisoner of conscious / I enlist certain responses to make me the poorest choice to be backed by a corporate sponsor / so I’m independent as fuck / so my company still get raucous (rawkus)”.

1 May, 2013 2:30 pm

Track off of Sophia Danai’s EP,’Wishing Well’ which is now available.

30 April, 2013 3:26 am

Kweli borrows Chris Brown’s “Fine China” instrumental, for his own rendition.

30 April, 2013 3:08 am

R.A. The Rugged Man and Talib Kweli are two of the most legendary lyricists of the modern era, and they made the dreams of hip hop fans worldwide come true with their recently-released “Learn Truth”. Video directed by Clay Patrick McBride. Song produced by Mr. Green. Edited by Brood Baby. “Learn Truth” is off Legends [cont.]

26 April, 2013 3:02 am

Kwel preps for Prisoner of Conscious with an appearance on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, alongside Bilal and The Roots.

24 April, 2013 12:15 pm

Watch Talib Kweli’s trip through South Africa on his self-directed music video “High Life,” off Prisoner of Conscious out May 7th.

19 April, 2013 3:17 am

Friday April 19th marks the three-year anniversary of the passing of Guru and this track, “G.U.R.U.” f/ Talib Kweli & DJ Premier is dedicated to his memory and a celebration of his life, legacy and all of the vast accomplishments and great music he and DJ Premier gave us. “G.U.R.U.” also serves as the lead-single [cont.]

16 April, 2013 5:52 am

“Around The Block” is a feel-good, summertime hip-hop jam and the first single from Pretty Lights new album, A Color Map of the Sun, which will be released July 2, 2013. It’s all about slowing down and enjoying the best moments in life. The track features the talented BKMC Talib Kweli. True to the Pretty [cont.]

16 April, 2013 2:55 am

4/15/13: Here is the final, revised tracklist for Prisoner of Conscious, which hits May 7th: 1. Intro 2. Human Mic 3. Turnt Up 4. Come Here (ft. Miguel) 5. High Life (ft. Rubix and Bajah) 6. Ready Set Go (ft. Melanie Fiona) 7. Hold It Now 8. Push Thru (ft. Curren$y, Kendrick Lamar and Glen [cont.]

10 April, 2013 11:36 am

Kweli previews another new track from Prisoner Of Conscious, due this Summer. Below that, he weighs in on Chief Keef’s music.

2 April, 2013 5:32 pm

Talib Kweli speaks with Marc Lamont Hill of the Huffington Post, alongside a roundtable also including each Ebony Magazine’s Jamilah Lemieux, Washington Post’s Rahiel Tesfamariam and activist Rosa Clemente, about recent controversial lyrics from Rick Ross and Lil Wayne. Interesting debate. Don’t believe us? Just watch….

27 March, 2013 12:13 pm

Talib Kweli talks to Hard Knock Tv’s Nick Huff Barili after his performance at the Samsung Galaxy Sound Stage during the SXSW 2013 festival. The interview starts off with Kweli reminiscing about how he was inspired by Doug E Fresh growing up. As topics switch, Kweli talks about why he chose to name his up [cont.]

27 March, 2013 8:59 am

R.A. The Rugged Man presents the latest taste off his new album Legends Never Die. “Learn Truth” is the historic first-ever collaboration between R.A. and his former Rawkus labelmate Talib Kweli. “Legends Never Die” in stores April 30th 2013. Below that, check out an in-depth interview with R.A. on The Combat Jack Show, where they [cont.]

23 March, 2013 8:20 am

Kwel sits in with Sway In The Morning, speaking on reality TV, Twitter, and his upcoming album, Prisoner Of Conscious.

20 March, 2013 12:27 pm

We’re sure the YMCMB crew is celebrating today, but perhaps dryly.

13 March, 2013 5:08 pm

Kwel appears on Snoop’s GGN, among lots of smoke and product placement.

27 February, 2013 9:05 am

J.PERIOD recruits Black Star alumni and legendary lyricist Talib Kweli for the latest single release from #RAGEISBACK: “The Traveller” [Produced by J.PERIOD]. Look out for other #RAGEISBACK exclusives featuring Black Thought, Common, The Kid Daytona, Homeboy Sandman, Shad and more.

14 February, 2013 1:47 am

Talib Kweli talks about working with Kendrick Lamar, Nelly, Miguel, J. Cole, J. Dilla, and his upcoming album, Prisoner of Conscience.

7 February, 2013 6:21 am

Talib Kweli thinks about to the Lyricist Lounge era, when Puff and B.I.G. would appear at the event regularly. He explains that Diddy confronted Mos Def about the lyrics in “Children’s Story”.

30 January, 2013 11:09 pm

Talib Kweli delivers another single from Prisoner of Conscious, hitting April 23rd. Some homages to Masta Ace’s “Born To Roll” in here.

  Mixtape D.L.