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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 […]

The Chappelle Show Turns 15: Check Out the Most Groundbreaking Moments [Watch]

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Dave Chappelle is known as one of the biggest comedians in comedy, but when his show debuted on Comedy Central in 2003, fans didn’t know just how truly genius and groundbreaking he was. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In  the short span of three-years and 33 episodes, Chappelle and co-writer Neal Brennan made history creating quotable […]

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. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more […]

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. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The Black Star class-act of an emcee starts off the track with lyrics that hone one of […]

Talib Kweli Speaks Out About Twitter Locking His Account

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There are 50,000 rappers that we wish Twitter would lock out of their accounts and they chose to go messing with one of the most prolific voices for social justice in the genre. Since his 1998 debut as one half of Black Star, Talib Kweli has repped Brooklyn and African people to the fullest with […]

Twitter Locks Talib Kweli’s Account After Exposing White Supremacist Lawyer

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Two days ago (Nov. 8th), Twitter made the decision to lock the account of emcee extraordinaire Talib Kweli after he exposed the violent threats and racist remarks made by a white supremacist lawyer from Texas, Jason L Van Dyke. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Van Dyke, whose Twitter account is now suspended, went under the handles […]

Talib Kweli and Styles P Team Up For New Track “Lost Ones” [Listen]

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In 2016, Talib Kweli prepped Hip-Hop fans for the upcoming joint project he had on the horizon with Styles P and now it’s finally come to fruition. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Under the moniker, “The Seven“, the lyrical duo have dropped the insanely bar heavy track, “Lost Ones”, which features the two being transparent about […]

[Listen] Rapsody Drops ‘Crown’ Mixtape and Visual

Since signing to Roc Nation in July, Jamla artist Rapsody has continued to make a case as one of rap’s strongest lyricists out. Holding her own with the likes of Talib Kweli and Kendrick Lamar, Rapsody has shown that she is definitely one of the strongest lyricists out today. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information After hitting us with […]

Talib Kweli Joins Free Tour Protesting Trans-Pacific Partnership

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Brooklyn bred emcee/activist Talib Kweli is set to perform at an upcoming protest tour to halt the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which allegedly poses threats to the environment, good-paying jobs, internet freedom and general freedom of expression. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Rock Against The TPP is a partnership between internet freedom, non profit organization Fight For The Future and […]

Event Recap: HOT 97’s Best of Brooklyn Party Jack Daniel’s Honey

(Photo Cred: Yasmin Quiles) Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Brooklyn Hip Hop is still alive and well. Last night Hot 97 hosted the Neighborhood Flavor Best of Brooklyn part, sponsored by Jack Daniel’s Honey at The Villain in Williamsburg. The two floor venue facilitated a packed crowd of party goers and music enthusiasts alike who shared a love […]

9th Wonder, Talib Kweli & Rapsody Collab on “Life Ahead Of Me”


The 9th Wonder, Talib Kweli and Rapsody collaboration proved to be the dream team with the 2015 hit, “Every Ghetto.” Now they’re back at it again. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Yesterday [June 13] 9th took to his Instagram to announce the release of his latest joint with Kweli, “Life Ahead of Me” featuring Rapsody. […]

10 Of Jay-Z’s Best Remix Verses

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Jay Z has this habit of taking over a song that he is tapped to contribute a featuring verse on. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In pure New York City fashion, Hov jumped on the official ‘All The Way Up’ remix alongside Fat Joe & Remy Ma and had streets, tweets, and everything in between […]

Common and Talib Kweli Set To Tour Australia This Week

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Common and Talib Kweli arrive in Australia this week ahead of their four-city Australian tour (Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide and Sydney) and subsequent special one-off show in neighboring Auckland, New Zealand. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Supported throughout Australia by a variety of talented locals including NFA of 1200 Techniques, Soul Elixr, Sarah Connor and more, […]

Nas to Headline 2016 Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival Alongside Fabolous, Talib Kweli, More

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The 12th annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival is going down from July 13 to July 16 this year in (of course) Brooklyn, NY, and a couple of legendary New York rappers will be highlighting the festivities. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information None other than Nasir Jones, better known as Nasty Nas, will be headlining this year’s […]

Talib Kweli Goes Off on Iggy Azalea Over Her Response to Macklemore’s “White Privilege”

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Talib Kweli often speaks on things he sees happening in Hip Hop that don’t properly represent the culture, and today Iggy Azalea has found herself in his crosshairs. Earlier this morning Macklemore & Ryan Lewis released their new single, “White Privilege II,” where Macklemore openly discussed white people stealing black culture, #BlackLivesMatters and police brutality towards black […]

Talib Kweli and 9th Wonder Drop “These Waters” to Kick Off 2016


Talib Kweli and 9th Wonder have released their latest single from their highly anticipated LP Indie 500 with their 2016 single “These Waters” featuring K’Valentine, Chris Rob, NIKO IS & Jessica Care Moore accompanied with a powerful video delivering an even more poignant message. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The Indie 500 project, a movement started by […]