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Talib Kweli Announces New Album ‘Cultural Currency’

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Talib Kweli has announced his new album, Cultural Currency, which will be available in partnership with an independent subscription service called Patreon. The service will offer Kweli’s fans tiered subscriptions ranging from $5 to $25 a month. Included within the tears is exclusive access to the album and a new single every month, monthly unreleased […]

Dame Dash Launches His Streaming Service

Dame Dash Launches his Streaming Service

Dame Dash officially launched his streaming service, Dame Dash Studios. The network which is promoted as a platform for “millennial trendsetters,” is set to launch on April 3rd. It reportedly offers a range of exclusive series, original movies, and documentaries. View this post on Instagram April 3rd it’s finally happening… www.damedashstudios.com #ddtv #staytuned #d-programming A […]

Dame Dash Announces Streaming Service Partnership With Talib Kweli

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An unlikely NYC collabo comes to fruition in the form of Dame Dash and Talib Kweli’s soon-to-be launched music streaming service. Dame Dash launched his own streaming service called Dame Dash Studios, in which he partnered up with Brooklyn rap juggernaut Talib Kweli, whose music will be curated on the new service. This news comes […]

Talib Kweli Reveals He and Kanye West Worked on a Joint Album

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Kanye West has been working on collaborative efforts with artists all year. We already received one with Kid CuDi, heard about one with Chance the Rapper, but now Talib Kweli states that he has one in the stash with Yeezy. Talib hit Instagram and revealed the duo started an album together in January. Oddly enough […]

Happy Birthday to Brooklyn’s Unapologetically Defiant Lyricist: Talib Kweli

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Today marks the rather born day of a lyricist who has eternally contributed to the supremacy of Hip-Hop culture, Talib Kweli. Alone, the Brooklyn breed emcee is a force of overwhelming influence when it comes to essential rapping. Essential rapping that is centered around the logistics of the Black man in North America. True Hip-Hop […]

Talib Kweli Says He Appreciates Mumble Rappers Because They ‘Create a Vibe’

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When it comes to Hip-Hop culture’s rap element, there are levels to the art and Talib Kweli is a lyricist who carries solid judgment on the uniform. In a recent segment of HipHopDX‘s Soulful Sundays, the “Get By” rapper dropped insight about his views on the identity of mumble rappers and revealed his appreciation for […]

Yasiin Bey And Talib Kweli Reunite For Black Star’s 20th Anniversary To Headline The Week-Long “Hip Hop Homecoming” of The Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival

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After over a decade of success, Brooklyn Bodega and their partners are gearing up for the 14th Annual Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival. Despite the attention that’s on the mainstage every year, the good people at BHF want Hip-Hop fans and aficionados to acknowledge the week-long schedule that is generated by Brooklyn Bodega. Now, there’s no […]

A Tribe Called Quest Releases Their Final Visual ‘The Space Program’

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Three months ago, A Tribe Called Quest released their final music video, “The Space Program.” However, the late March visual accompaniment to 2016’s We Got It From Here…Thank You 4 Your Service album was only available to some platform subscribers. Now, the incredible farewell video (dedicated to the late Phife Dawg) from the group is […]

Talib Kweli Claims Singer Res Used #MeToo Movement to Skip Debt Payments

Talib Kweli Claims Singer Res Used #MeToo Movement to Skip Debt Payments

Res sued Talib Kweliclaiming his label, Javotti Media, withheld her music and now she’s suing for breach of contract, alleging that there are ulterior motives. “I tried to be humble but you letting a kiss that you didn’t get @TalibKweli keep my career on hold and I dare you to say I’m not telling the truth,” Res wrote […]

EXCLUSIVE: NYC’s City Parks Foundation Announces The 2018 SummerStage Lineup Including Talib Kweli, Big Daddy Kane, Young M. A. And More

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City Parks Foundation is thrilled to announce the 2018 season of SummerStage, New York City’s largest free outdoor performing arts festival, bringing more than 100 performances to Central Park and 17 neighborhood parks throughout the five boroughs. This year’s festival, presented by Capital One, will showcase over 200 unique artists hailing from New York City […]

New Music: Listen to “Aymo” by Balkan Bump Ft. Talib Kweli

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Speaking of good music, The intersection between electronic music and live instrumentation is also a thing. The newest artist who is quickly filling this role is Balkan Bump, a producer who has stormed onto the scene with a debut collaborative single with Talib Kweli. Balkan Bump dropped another version of the same song in the late […]

Jay Electronica Set To Perform At 2018 Governor’s Ball

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Today (Jan. 3), the line up for the 2018 Governor’s Ball Music Festival was revealed with Eminem, Jack White, Travis Scott and The Yeah Yeah Yeahs set as headliners. Current rap sensations Post Malone, Lil Uzi Vert, 2 Chains, and Vic Mensa along with r&b rising star Khalid join the jocular lineup. For hip-hop enthusiasts, there […]

Talib Kweli Teams With Anderson .Paak For ‘Traveling Light’ Track & Visual

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Talib Kweli is spreading consciousness the Brooklyn way in his Hip-Hop cultured filled visual featuring multi-talent Anderson .Paak, “Traveling Light.” For the true hip-hop enthusiast, this is perhaps, a legendary bound piece of work. The Black Star class-act of an emcee starts off the track with lyrics that hone one of the many essences of hip-hop […]