Talib Kweli Songs

Shuko ft. Talib Kweli & Leslie Clio - Heatwave Artwork
Artist: Shuko
Featuring: Talib Kweli
Not quite ready to start bundling up for winter? I know exactly how you feel, and I have some good news: today, a Heatwave is rolling through the Booth in the form of German beatsmith Shuko‘s... More
Posted 2 weeks ago
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Chris Webby ft. Talib Kweli, Grafh, B-Real & Trae Tha Truth - Dopamine Artwork
It’s often said (by people who enjoy repeating clichés) that birds of a feather flock together. If that’s the case, then Chris Webby might be one of the most talented up-and-comers in the... More
Posted one month ago
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Diamond D ft. Talib Kweli, eLZHi & Skyzoo - Where’s the Love Artwork
Artist: Diamond D
Featuring: Talib Kweli | eLZHi | Skyzoo
Today marks Diamond D‘s first appearance on our pages, but it just doesn’t feel right to call him a newcomer; the man’s a living legend. Regardless, if you’ve been sleeping on... More
Posted about 2 months ago
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Talib Kweli ft. Chris Webby & Joell Ortiz - Purest Heart Artwork
Featuring: Chris Webby | Joell Ortiz
With some ensemble bangers, you can glance over the lineup and immediately see why these particular emcees ended up collaborating. East Coast indie label Bottom Feeder Music‘s debut single and... More
Posted 2 months ago
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Gary Clark Jr. ft. Talib Kweli - Bright Lights Artwork
Featuring: Talib Kweli
It’s tough to improve on something like Gary Clark Jr.‘s larger than life Rock and Roll. Good thing tough doesn’t mean impossible. Just take a listen to an updated version of his... More
Posted about 7 months ago
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Jamla Records ft. Talib Kweli, Elzhi & Phonte - No Competition Artwork
Featuring: Talib Kweli | eLZHi | Phonte
Which independent label currently boasts the all-around dopest stable of hip-hop artists? It would be an exaggeration to say that there’s No Competition, but if you answered “Jamla... More
Posted 10 months ago
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Talib Kweli ft. Raekwon - Violations Artwork
I shouldn’t even have to write anything to get you to listen to Violations. If you aren’t already excited to hear Talib Kweli and Raekwon on the same track, then you should probably check... More
Posted 10 months ago
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Talib Kweli ft. Black Thought, Rah Digga & ALBe. Back - Art Imitates Life Artwork
Album: Gravitas
Talib Kweli set up quite an interesting way of releasing his new album, Gravitas. When you buy the album through his site,Kweliclub.com, you will get access to his email and a phone number... More
Posted 11 months ago
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Talib Kweli ft. The UnderAchievers - New Leaders Artwork
Album: Gravitas
The rap game could use a few New Leaders—and you shouldn’t count Talib Kweli out of the running just because he’s been in the game for a minute. On the latest single off his fifth... More
Posted 11 months ago
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Talib Kweli - The Wormhole Artwork
Album: Gravitas
Nothing makes me groan like hearing an otherwise-intelligent rapper go off on a half-baked tirade about the Illuminati. Apparently, I’m not the only one. In the opening bars of The Wormhole, the... More
Posted one year ago
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Marco Polo ft. Talib Kweli & DJ Premier - G.U.R.U. Artwork
Artist: Marco Polo
Featuring: Talib Kweli | DJ Premier
Tomorrow, April 19, marks the third anniversary of Guru’s death from cancer. Despite his untimely passing, the Gang Starr co-founder’s influence is alive and well among underground artists... More
Posted one year ago
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Mobetta ft. Talib Kweli & Saunders Sermons - Fly By Night Artwork
Artist: Mobetta
Featuring: Talib Kweli
Mobetta’s first Booth feature, August’s Back at the Ranch, featured none other than Jean Grae. While that guest feature is enough for three Booth features, Mobetta continues to show off his... More
Posted one year ago
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Cory Mo ft. Big K.R.I.T & Talib Kweli - Hold Up Artwork
Artist: Cory Mo
Featuring: Big K.R.I.T | Talib Kweli
Song: Hold Up
Hold Up... you don’t listen to Cory Mo? Either you’re allergic to high-quality Southern hip-hop, or you just don’t know what you’re missing. In the latter case, a listen to the... More
Posted one year ago
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Talib Kweli - Turnt Up Artwork
When I hear the phrase “Turnt Up,” I think of Southern rappers dropping ig’nant rhymes over jackhammer beats. I most definitely do not think of Talib Kweli. Far as the Brooklyn vet’s... More
Posted one year ago
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Talib Kweli - Human Mic Artwork
Talib Kweli is a lot like pizza. If I were to order a pie, you know you would want a slice; I mean it’s f**kin’ pizza for god’s sake! Just eat it! The same could be said about Talib Kewli... More
Posted one year ago
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P-Money ft. Aaradhna & Talib Kweli - Celebration Flow Artwork
Artist: P-Money
Featuring: Aaradhna | Talib Kweli
Album: Gratitude
Previous singles off New Zealand beatsmith P-Money‘s Stateside debut set have been primarily serious in tone. The lead effort dealt with the dark side of the American Dream, and the most recent... More
Posted one year ago
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Talib Kweli ft. Busta Rhymes - Rocket Ships Artwork
Featuring: Busta Rhymes
Fresh off garnering positive reader reviews for last week’s High Life, Talib Kweli is already back on our pages with another fresh cut off his forthcoming full-length. The science-fictional... More
Posted one year ago
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Ricky Blaze ft. Talib Kweli - Down Ass Girl Artwork
Featuring: Talib Kweli
When you are in the spotlight as often as Ricky Blaze, it is inevitable that you will encounter some ladies who are primarily interested in your wealth and fame. So, now that Ricky has his Down Ass... More
Posted one year ago
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Sophia Danai ft. Talib Kweli - The End Artwork
Featuring: Talib Kweli
Song: The End
Vancouver’s Sophia Danai is at the beginning of her career, this being her first Booth feature (she did appear on Madchild’s Judgement Day). However, the company she keeps might make it seem like... More
Posted one year ago
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Talib Kweli ft. Rubix & Bajah - High Life Artwork
For most of us, the daily grind doesn’t involve flying around the globe, soaking in the sights and sounds of each of the world’s premier cities. Fortunately, we’ve got Talib Kweli to... More
Posted one year ago
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Talib Kweli ft. Miguel - Come Here Artwork
Featuring: Miguel
Hip-hop veteran Talib Kweli may be a Prisoner of Conscious but, on the bright side, he’s permitted the occasional conjugal visit. On Come Here, the latest single off his fifth studio album, the... More
Posted one year ago
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R.A. The Rugged Man ft. Talib Kweli - Learn Truth Artwork
Featuring: Talib Kweli
Having declared himself The Peoples Champ on his solo Booth debut, R.A. The Rugged Man returns to drop a little knowledge on the follow-up single off his sophomore set. The artist’s first-ever... More
Posted one year ago
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J. Period ft. Talib Kweli - The Traveller Artwork
Artist: J. Period
Featuring: Talib Kweli
Remember the days when you were antsy at your desk waiting for the final school bell to ring, just so you could head to the record store? Remember receiving an allowance for taking out the garbage... More
Posted one year ago
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Talib Kweli - Upper Echelon Artwork
In an industry full of underachievers, you can count on Talib Kweli to come with that Upper Echelon sh*t. Fresh off claiming the top spot on the DJBooth’s Top Indie Chart with his... More
Posted one year ago
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Skyzoo ft. Talib Kweli - Spike Lee Was My Hero Artwork
Artist: Skyzoo
Featuring: Talib Kweli
Anyone who listens to Skyzoo‘s music with open ears will sense the Brooklyn repper’s reverence for his hip-hop forebears, but one of the greatest influences on his pen game isn’t a... More
Posted one year ago
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Talib Kweli
With a few notable exceptions, success in the music game never comes easy. As such, the deciding factor in who triumphs and who falls by the wayside isn’t skills or charisma (though those things... More
Posted one year ago
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Talib Kweli
Featuring: Black Thought | Rah Digga
Remember those old Gatorade commercials where female soccer star Mia Hamm would compete against Michael Jordan, while the song “Anything You Can Do (I Can Do Better)” played in the... More
Posted one year ago
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Dynasty ft. Talib Kweli - Stay Shinin’ Artwork
Artist: Dynasty
Featuring: Talib Kweli
Besides the unrelenting cold, my least favorite part of winter is that the sun sets at 5 PM, making it feel a lot later than a clock would suggest. Female emcee Dynasty doesn’t have to worry about... More
Posted one year ago
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Talib Kweli - Fly Away (Re-Produced by Willie B) Artwork
Tomorrow, The DJBooth will be unleashing the latest EP in our Re-Produced Series, based around Talib Kweli‘s Attack the Block single, Fly Away. Today, we are proud to present the world premiere... More
Posted one year ago
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Talib Kweli ft. Ryan Leslie - Outstanding Artwork
Featuring: Ryan Leslie
Although Talib Kweli‘s last release, Congregation, may still be making noise on our charts the noted Brooklyn emcee is ready to dish out an Outstanding new tune from his Attack The Block... More
Posted one year ago
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Talib Kweli - Fly Away (Re-Produced by Shoden!1) Artwork
Featuring: Shoden1!
Next week, The DJBooth will be unleashing the latest EP in our Re-Produced Series, based around Talib Kweli‘s Attack the Block single, Fly Away. Today, we are proud to present the world premiere... More
Posted about 2 years ago
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Talib Kweli - Fly Away (Re-Produced by Apollo Brown) Artwork
Featuring: Apollo Brown
Next week, The DJBooth will be unleashing the latest EP in our Re-Produced Series, based around Talib Kweli‘s Attack the Block single, Fly Away. Today, we are proud to present the world premiere... More
Posted about 2 years ago
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Talib Kweli ft. Black Thought & Ab-Soul - Congregation Artwork
Featuring: Black Thought | Ab-Soul
“Can I get a ‘Church!’ from the Congregation?” Fresh off unleashing his latest street album upon the ‘net, Talib Kweli has donned his Sunday best to bring us a standout selection... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Talib Kweli ft Jessica Care Moore - Fly Away Artwork
Back with his newest creation, Fly Away, is the always dope Brooklyn emcee, Talib Kweli. After releasing the 9th Wonder assisted single, To The Music, earlier this month, this time around Kweli has... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Talib Kweli - To The Music Artwork
Featuring: Maino
Unless it features Kat Stacks on the hook and a guest verse from Kim Kardashian, you really can’t go wrong with an unreleased record from Brooklyn rhymesayer Talib Kweli. Oh, and did I mention... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Iron Solomon ft. Talib Kweli - The Empire Artwork
Featuring: Talib Kweli
For years, people have paid homage to New York City, its 5 boroughs and “air that when inhaled is like smoking a Newport.” And according to infamous battle rapper Iron Solomon, the heart... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Chin Injeti (of The New Royales) ft. Talib Kweli - Walking Around My Dreams Artwork
Featuring: Talib Kweli
Combine a Grammy Award winning producer, an eclectic band, and a Brooklyn emcee and the results can be either awful or awe-inspiring. Thankfully, though, for producer Chin Injeti the combination of... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Mack Maine
Artist: Mack Maine
Featuring: Talib Kweli | Lil Wayne
When I woke up this morning, I didn’t expect myself to enjoy work, but I did. When I had breakfast, I didn’t expect to enjoy some organic yogurt but, surprisingly I did. And when I saw Talib Kweli... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Da Youngfellaz ft. Talib Kweli & Phil The Agony - Real Deal Artwork
Still not sure about Da Youngfellaz, after listening to Super Bowl-themed promo cut NYG? Today, the NYC crew return to prove beyond a shadow of a doubt that they’re the Real Deal. The latest... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Talib Kweli - Distractions Artwork
We live in the age of the distraction. You can’t even get through a Tweet without being texted, poked and dialed. But if we’re willing to slow down just a little bit we can find some beauty... More
Posted about 3 years ago
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Mistah F.A.B ft. Royce Da 5’9? & Talib Kweli - In My City Artwork
Featuring: Talib Kweli | Royce Da 5'9"
Mistah F.A.B. is back on the scene with a brand new, digital-only EP I Found My Backpack 2: The Lost Notebook, which dropped today. Not surprisingly, Booth selection In My City, featuring lyrical... More
Posted about 3 years ago
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Black Star - Fix Up Artwork
Artist: Black Star
Song: Fix Up
In addition to You Already Knew, the inaugural leak off Black Star‘s forthcoming Aretha Franklin tribute mixtape, Black Friday saw Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) and Talib Kweli release the official... More
Posted about 3 years ago
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Black Star - You Already Knew Artwork
Artist: Black Star
If you’re a serious fan of Mos Def (now going by Yasiin Bey) and Talib Kweli, I’m guessing You Already Knew that a new Black Star album has been in the pipeline for a minute now, and that... More
Posted 3 years ago
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The Next ft. Immortal Technique & Talib Kweli - This American Life Artwork
Artist: The Next
On this week’s episode of NPR staple This American Life, the placid Ira Glass discussed the rise of a Schenectady school maintenance man to head of his department, and his despotic reign over... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Union ft. Talib Kweli & Sly Johnson - Time Leak Artwork
Artist: Union
Featuring: Talib Kweli
This morning, after surviving Oklahoma’s strongest earthquake on record (I didn’t feel it, but thanks for caring), a friend and I were discussing all things French. No, not All Things Fresh, all... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Cory Mo
Artist: Cory Mo
Featuring: Talib Kweli | Killer Mike
When you’re a prodigy of Pimp C and an elite member of Texas hip-hop (as a producer and rapper), it’s hard to miss a beat when it comes to making great music. Haters be warned, you’d... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Talib Kweli ft. Big K.R.I.T., Outasight & Mela Machinko - Beautiful Artwork
Featuring: Big K.R.I.T | Outasight
When Booth-acclaimed artists join forces to record a dope record, that’s a Beautiful thing. And when the record in question is created to support an important cause? That’s f*cking... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Derek 32zero ft. Talib Kweli - Lift ‘Em Up Artwork
Featuring: Talib Kweli
Recently signed to superproducer Nottz’ Raw Concept Media Group, Derek 32zero joins forces with his new boss to bring us Lift’ Em Up, his latest single and Booth debut. Joining the mentor... More
Posted 3 years ago
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The Away Team ft. Talib Kweli & Rapsody - Set It Off Artwork
Featuring: Talib Kweli | Rapsody
In theory The Away Team, or as they’re known individually Sean Boog the emcee and Khrysis the producer, are already Unforgettable, but just in case you missed the duo’s previous features, or... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Idle Warship
Featuring: Talib Kweli
If I were to draw a Venn diagram depicting “Hip-hop songs conducive to booty-shaking” and “Hip-Hop songs with a thoughtful perspective on female body-image issues,” the white... More
Posted 3 years ago
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