Talib Kweli, “Hamster Wheel”

It’s storytelling time from Talib–a tale about sex, motherhood and schemes set to a blaxploit soundtrack. ​Latest from Prisoner of Conscious.

posted: July 14th, 2013, 1:42pm


Hip-hop History: Black Star - Definition

1, 2, 3…Mos Def and Talib Kweli… If you didn’t just sing that in your head, you need this on repeat. From the ever-powerful Black Star, released 2002. Watch


Talib Kweli feat. Abby Dobson - State of Grace

​Soldier of truth Kweli bringing focus to the story of a real woman trying to love hip-hop and herself at the same damn time. Featuring vocals from Abby Dobson… Watch


Shuko feat. Talib Kweli & Leslie Clio - “Heatwave”


Talib Kweli feat. Raekwon - “Violations”


Talib Kweli feat. Yasiin Bey (Mos Def), Jay Z, Kanye West & Busta Rhymes “Get By (Remix)”

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Hip-hop Wisdom: Yasiin Bey

Yasiin Bey, known for most of his career as Mos Def, has helped shape the dialogue and definition of hip-hop, both musically and politically for nearly… Read