Thursday, October 22, 2009
Talib Kweli Tells His Favorite Kanye West Tour Stories at Noisemakers NYC
The ongoing Q & A series know as Noisemakers hosted by Hot97 's Peter Rosenberg and featuring Talib Kweli took place at 92Y in Tribeca NYC Wednesday, October 21.
Stories about the two groups he has been involved with—Reflection Eternal with Hi-Tek and Black Star with Mos Def—also surfaced. He called “Respiration” “probably one of my favorite records I’ve ever done,” named Mos as one of his closest friends (“our mothers hang out,” he said), and spoke on working with J. Dilla and the influence that Slum Village had on his style. Other topics that came up during the hour-and-a-half talk included his days with Rawkus Records, his early experiences with Common and Kanye West.
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