Talib Kweli Tickets
Born in Brooklyn, New York, Talib Kweli is a poet and hip-hop musician who performs as both a solo act and in collaboration with artists such as Mos Def under the name Black Star, Hi-Tek and Madlib. In addition to hip-hop, he incorporates rap into several of his works.
With the release of his 2011 solo album, Gutter Rainbows, Talib Kweli continues to develop his art. Often dubbed the "conscious rapper" because of his informed lyrics and poetic style, he practices music as an expression of art in a world overrun with musicians seeking fame alone.