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About Talib Kweli
Talib Kweli is a renowned American rapper, social activist and entrepreneur who first gained recognition teaming up with fellow hip hop recording artist Yasiin Bey (formerly called Mos Def) to form the hip hop duo Black Star in 1997. The duo released the critically acclaimed album Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star in 1998. Away from his work with Black Star, he is known for releasing several solo albums, including his 2007 album titled Eardrum, which hit the #2 spot on the US Billboard 200.
He fathered two children with writer Darcel Turner before getting married to DJ Eque in 2009.
He does not vote. According to him, politics is an illusion.
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Famous quotes by Talib Kweli
Ain't nobody making music to not be heard and the easiest way to be heard is to be on the radio, but you should never compromise who you are, your values or your morals.Talib Kweli
I not only wanted to showcase lyrical skills but also continue to drop knowledge on the hiphop community. I'm looking to elevate through my music, and through my music I educate.Talib Kweli
I think its man's nature to go to war and fight.Talib Kweli
I think once you're in the public eye, whether you're a boss, a teacher or whatever you do, that you're automatically in the position of role model. You have people looking up to you, so whether you choose to accept it or not is a different question.Talib Kweli
Skip the religion and politics, head straight to the compassion. Everything else is a distraction.Talib Kweli
So I just had to step up how I was doing it and the moment that I stepped up and the moment I focused all my energy on that is when things started to happen. So there's a direct relationship between my inspiration and my output.Talib Kweli
The beautiful thing about hip-hop is it's like an audio collage. You can take any form of music and do it in a hip-hop way and it'll be a hip-hop song. That's the only music you can do that with.Talib Kweli
War is not civilized.Talib Kweli
We're in an illusion about what our role is in world politics and foreign affairs, and our policies are killing and destroying and doing a lot of things that we are not aware of.Talib Kweli
You know, I've learned a lot from every person I've collaborated with, from Madlib to Jean Grae and Hi-Tek, to Mos to DJ Quik, to even somebody like Jermaine Dupri. I've taken something important away from every experience.Talib Kweli
You make knowledge relevant to life and you make it important for children to learn things that will really relate to things going on in their lives, and not abstract.Talib Kweli
Talib Kweli's Popularity
Talib Kweli is a famous American rapper, who was born on October 3, 1975. As a person born on this date, Talib Kweli is listed in our database as the 23rd most popular celebrity for the day (October 3) and the 89th most popular for the year (1975).
People born on October 3 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Talib Kweli is the 519th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Talib Kweli's birthday, Talib Kweli is the 4532nd most famous American and ranks 78th in famous people born in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
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