Tag Archives: Talib Kweli

BET Hip Hop Cypher 2012


bet Always one to look forward to, BET got together a number of hip hop cliques at the awards show to offer their 'freestyles' in the BET Cypher 2012. Featuring DMX and The Ruff Ryders, T.I. and his Grand...


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Sample of the Week: Al Green, Kanye West & Talib Kweli


simplybeautiful Sample of The Week this week is a bit of an Al Green special. The time we are particularly focusing on is between 2002-2004, around the time Kanye's 'Freshman Adjustment', Talib's 'Quality' and Consquences's...


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Skyzoo – A Dream Deferred


skyzoo_twitpic_4 The underrated MC Skyzoo is set to return with his follow up to his debut album, The Salvation, with A Dream Deferred. The Brooklyn MC recently signed with Duck Down Music to distribute music for his...


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Joey Bada$$ – 1999 (Review)


cover What is it about Brooklyn? What is it about New York City's most populous borough that churns out stars more often than Mike Tyson churned out knockouts? More often that Jay-Z churns out hits. Is there...


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Yasiin Bey


Mos-Def Yasiin Bey sat himself down at Nova Radio in Paris a few days ago in order to bring attention to his show with Talib Kweli at La Bataclan. The Blackstar duo seem to have something in the works and we know...


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Rapsody: Culture Over Everything


Untitled-1 Culture Over Everything. Not really a philosophy that drives this new wave of 'female pop mc's, with the term 'MC' used extremely loosely. Ever since the disappearing act of Ms Hill, we have had a...


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Top Kanye Productions of All Time


tumblr_lj71lrF3cL1qzu8kvo1_r1_1280 Many of us know and recognise Kanye West as one of the best hip hop artists in the modern era. We also recognise him as an integral part of world's culture, and remember him through incidents (good...


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Danny! – Payback (Album Review & Interview)


featuredimage When you are a few years strong in the game, you
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