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Talib Kweli

Born: Oct 3, 1975 in Brooklyn, NY
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Genre: R&B, Rap
Biography: If skills sold, Talib Kweli would have been one of the most commercially successful rappers of his time. As it was, however, the earnest MC became one of the most critically successful rappers of his time, which dawned in the late '90s when he rapped alongside Mos Def and DJ Hi-Tek as part of the group ...Read full biography
Reflection Eternal [Train Of Thought] [Explicit Version]
Released: 2000
Label: Rawkus Entertainment
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After releasing a handful of essential 12"s on various Rawkus Records projects in the late '90s, Talib Kweli and DJ Hi-Tek were on the verge of becoming one of hip-hop's best-kept secrets. Yet their original ...Read full review
Quality [Explicit Version]
Released: 2002
Label: Rawkus Entertainment
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While his erstwhile Black Star mate Mos Def concentrated on his acting career, Talib Kweli set about crafting a truly solo follow-up to his acclaimed debut, Reflection Eternal, this time with a variety ...Read full review
Hip-hop moves as strong force for Michael Brown
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Hip-hop moves as strong force for Ferguson and Michael Brown on the ground and in song
Review: Talib Kweli delivers on 5th solo album
May 8, 10:56 AM EST
Music Review: On 5th solo album, rapper Talib Kweli delivers the goods, continues to grow
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