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Talib Kweli and Immortal Technique on “The People’s Champions” Tour

    Hip Hop fans above and* underground rejoice as Talib Kweli and Immortal Technique on “The People’s Champions” Tour nationwide. The two announced the collabo via Twitter and are rolling out cities, dates and ticket pre-sales as we speak! Talib Kweli and Immortal Technique on “The Peoples Champion’s” Tour embark on a concert tour […]

Talib Kweli Formerly Known As Emcee Pure Skills Talks DMX, Up-Coming Book & More

Talib Kweli answers a list of questions from Montreality and delivers his usual insightful lines. He informs that he’s working on a book titled, Vibrate Higher, subject to change, and the media perception of DMX. “Well, I defiantly think DMX is somebody who has been exploited by the media,” sais Kweli. “He’s clearly someone who had […]

Talib Kweli Speaks On Gravitas & An Inspirational Year

Talib Kweli pulled a DMX on us this year (without the legendary strides of struggle, of course). His sixth solo studio album in Gravitas will actually be his second release of the year as Prisoner of Conscious dropped in May.   Hip-Hop has a way of coming full circle and then doing a zig-zag turn to the middle. Kweli vividly recalls bringing […]

Talib Kweli Recalls Diddy Confronting Mos Def Over “Children’s Story”

Talib Kweli recalls Diddy taking offense to Mos Def’s verse on Black Star’s “Children’s Story.”   Later this year, Talib Kweli and Mos Def (aka Yasiin Bey) will celebrate the 15th anniversary of their collaborative debut as the duo Black Star. Now, in a recent interview with MTV, Kweli recalls Diddyconfronting them about one of their more incendiary records.   Kweli explained that Yasiin […]

Talib Kweli Delays “Prisoner Of Consciousness,” Says Black Star Has No Plans To Release New LP

Talib Kweli yet again pushes off his upcoming album, originally slated for release in November 2012.   Talib Kweli has been working on his upcoming albumPrisoner of Consciousness for a minute, releasing the tracklist for the LP a few months ago. After a few delays, the Brooklyn, New York emcee has pushed back the project yet […]

The Roots, Talib Kweli Slated To Perform At Carnegie Hall For Prince Tribute

Two of Hip Hop’s most revered acts will pay tribute to Prince at an upcoming performance at Carnegie Hall.   Although he’s better known as one of the ’80s leading pop acts, it looks like Prince is about to get the Hip Hop treatment. According to Entertainment Weekly, some of Hip Hop’s finest will pay tribute […]

EPMD, Rakim, Talib Kweli Announced As Acts In NYC’s Summer Concert Series

The City Park Foundation loves Hip Hop, and show it with this year’s lineup of free events for New York tri-staters. New York’s City Park Foundation presents annual free Hip Hop shows, with a calendar of events throughout the summer in the city. This year’s lineup includes New York Hip Hop legends such as EPMD, […]