TalibKweli

Quincy Jones Reworks Classics With Help of Hip-Hop Community
After a stellar, 60-plus year career in music, Quincy Jones just released 'Q: Soul Bossa Nostra,' a collection of his past material that has been given a contemporary makeover from acts including John Legend, Talib Kweli and Akon.
The artist, composer, producer, arranger and conductor was born on th…
Talib Kweli, Dead Prez & More Record Album for Jailed Activist
A group of politically aware MC's have come together in support of imprisoned Native American activist Leonard Peltier. Talib Kweli, Immortal Technique, M-1 of Dead Prez, Skyzoo, Rakaa of Dilated Peoples have contributed songs to the album, 'Free Leonard Peltier: Hip Hop's Contributio…
Mos Def and Talib Kweli Reunite on Sony PSP Tour
Fans have been clamoring for a legitimate Black Star reunion on record for more than a decade now, but they will have to settle for a tour behind the launch of a new Sony product. The two Black Star MCs -- Mos Def and Talib Kweli -- are joining forces for a rare road foray as part of the launch of S…
Talib Kweli Mocks ‘Goonish Rap,’ Talks Two New Albums
When you think of "goon rap" -- elements of hip-hop that celebrate ignorance, drug dealing and violence without any discernable message beyond exuding tough energy -- Talib Kweli is certainly just about the last name to come to mind. In fact, his conscious style is in such oppositi…
Talib Kweli Puts Former Record Label on Blast
Earlier this year, Talib Kweli reunited with DJ Hi-Tek as Reflection Eternal after a decade-long break to release their sophomore album 'Revolutions Per Minute.' But six days after the offering hit stores this past May, another LP dubbed 'Babygrande Presents: The Reflection Eternal Co…
Top Five Tweets of the Week
WireImage (3) I Rostrum Records I Getty Images
In this week's round-up of the Top Five Tweets of the Week, Talib Kweli gives advice on dealing with people from Texas, Mariah Carey finds it hard to give Twitter her full attention, Wiz Khalifa encourages his followers to get excited about his new …

Load More Articles