Produced by RZA.
Today is the three-year anniversary of Guru’s passing and to honor his legacy, Marco Polo, Talib Kweli and DJ Premier dedicate “G.U.R.U.” to the memory and celebration of the hip-hop great. “G.U.R.U.” will also serve as the lead single off Marco Polo’s upcoming LP, PA2: The Director’s Cut, out in July.
Stream the track below and purchase it on iTunes.
This is a pretty cool interview series, “Countdown to 2042 [MMXLII].” For those who don’t know, 2024 is the year that the US will reach its most diverse point. In this edition, TheMMXLII catches up with Brooklyn emcee Talib Kweli as he speaks on growing up in the “melting pot” of Brooklyn and what diverse communities can teach us about self-identity and heritage.
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The MTV crew will be revealing number 4 and 3 on the Hottest MCs list on the RapFix live stream. Also, Lil Kim and Talib Kweli will be stopping by to talk to Sway, who’s co-hosting with the TV Kanye gave him, Sharpeezy. Watch the live stream above.
Two lucky ladies grab the attention of Talib Kweli and Ryan Leslie in the video for Boi-1da-produced track, “Outstanding.” With a sweet hook, provided by Ryan Leslie, who also wore his director’s hat for the visual, the cameras follow the rapper and singer through a beautiful summer home. “Outstanding” is featured on Kweli’s new collaboration mixtape with Z-Trip titled Attack Of The Block.
Talib got Ryan to sing again.
Talib linked with Z-Trip for his latest offering. Talib can still rhyme with the best of them. Download below.
Download: Talib Kweli & Z-Trip – Attack The Block
Directed By Scott Fleishman and Fredo Tovar (APlus Filmz).
Last night during his Prisoner Of Conscious tour atThe Roxy in LA, Talib Kweli brought out West Coast native Jay Rock to spit a verse during his performance of “Palookas.” After the jump, check out Talib performing “Push Thru” and the classic track “Get By.”