Talib Kweli News

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Will Tour With Big K.R.I.T. And Talib Kweli
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Will Tour With Big K.R.I.T. And Talib Kweli Jun 24, 2013 at 07:25pm
Continuing to ride the wave of their recently insanely successful record sales, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, who are currently touring in Europe, have announced that after finishing up there that they will be touring the U.S., and bringing along a couple dope respected rap veterans. 
Talib Kweli Recalls When "No One Wanted To Hear Kanye Rap"
Talib Kweli Recalls When "No One Wanted To Hear Kanye Rap" Jun 8, 2013 at 02:38pm
Kanye West began as a producer, but with a personality as big as his, it was impossible for him to stay behind the boards forever. While he is arguably looked at as more of an emcee than a producer these days, he once had a lot of trouble getting people to see past his impressive beatmaking skills. Early endorser Talib Kweli recently spoke to VladTV about Ye's early experiences as an aspiring rapper.
Charts Don't Lie: May 19
Charts Don't Lie: May 19 May 19, 2013 at 02:03pm
This week on Charts Don't Lie some of the less consistent rappers have fallen off, while others prove they're on the charts for the long-term. We already knew Justin Timberlake would be here awhile, after he went platinum in very little time following his album's debut. However, there are some chart main-stays which we couldn't have predicted when the album initially dropped-- such as Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' The Heist.
Talib Kweli Says Kanye West Used To Interrupt His Shows
Talib Kweli Says Kanye West Used To Interrupt His Shows May 3, 2013 at 04:10pm
Although Kanye West's infamous interruption of Taylor Swift may have seemed like a one-off moment from the rapper, or a a side effect of his huge ego, it turns out, 'Ye has always been one to interrupt a show. In a recent interview with Talib Kweli, the rapper revealed that Yeezy used to interrupt his own shows, back when they toured together, pre-College Dropout.
HNHH's Most Anticipated Summer Albums
HNHH's Most Anticipated Summer Albums Apr 22, 2013 at 02:43pm
The first few months of 2013 passed with the hip-hop game in limbo, with a severe lack of albums that sparked everyone's attention. Weezys tenth album, I Am Not A Human Being II, was mediocre compared to his previous projects, A$AP Rocky's album, despite being exceptional was leaked late last year, weeks before its release date; several artists pushed their album release dates back extinguishing the thirst for them and o
Talib Kweli Reveals Tracklist & Features For "Prisoner Of Conscious"
Talib Kweli Reveals Tracklist & Features For "Prisoner Of Conscious" Apr 14, 2013 at 05:54pm
Talib Kweli announced earlier today that his upcoming effort, Prisoner Of Conscious has been delayed yet again. It seems as though this will be the last of the pushbacks, as shortly after the announcement, the full tracklist and features for the project have surfaced.
Talib Kweli Says Lil Wayne Should Apologize For Emmett Till Line
Talib Kweli Says Lil Wayne Should Apologize For Emmett Till Line Apr 3, 2013 at 12:13pm
Talib Kweli recently gave his opinion on Rick Ross' "U.O.E.N.O." lyrics, saying that Ross' apology for the date rape lyrics was unacceptable. Now the socially conscious rapper has once again called out a mainstream rapper for questionable lyrics.
Talib Kweli Talks Recording With Kendrick Lamar, Nelly & Miguel On New Album
Talib Kweli Talks Recording With Kendrick Lamar, Nelly & Miguel On New Album Feb 12, 2013 at 06:39pm
Heralded as one of the most talented emcees to ever grab a mic, Talib Kweli has been hard at work on his latest album Prisoner Of Consciousness, which will include some nice features.   While in Detroit for Dilla Day, honoring the memory of J Dilla, the Brooklyn emcee discussed how some of the features came