Friday, September 05, 2008
Before this election, rapper Talib Kweli (like one-third of Americans) didn’t vote. But that doesn’t mean his music isn’t politically engaged. His latest record, Ear Drum, is full of socially conscious lyrics that buck trends in hip hop.
Change (Work to Do) remixArtist: Sharon Jones & the Dap-KingsAlbum: Kidz in the Hall feat. Talib KweliLabel: N/A
RespirationArtist: Black StarAlbum: Black StarLabel: Rawkus
Country CousinsArtist: Talib KweliAlbum: Ear Drum