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Talib Kweli Appreciation Thread

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by E-DubleSkilZ, Sep 24, 2002.

  1. E-DubleSkilZ

    E-DubleSkilZ New Jack

    Joined: Jan 30, 2002 Messages: 0 Likes Received: 1
    Fuck it if yall are doing all these dam appreciation threads then i gotta put Kweli

    1/2 of the Rap Super Duo BLACK STAR
    1 of the Dopest Lyricicts (spelling?)
    Solo album very unapreciated

    This guy is so dope and i dont think people recognize it. Download his new song - :Good to You : Kweli is off the hook

    recognize
     
  2. Pistol

    Pistol Dirty Dozen Crew

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  3. E-DubleSkilZ

    E-DubleSkilZ New Jack

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    Oh yeah Pistol - how was that show? Did u see Kristy there? Got a funny story for u about that
     
  4. KRONOLOGIK

    KRONOLOGIK Member

    Joined: May 21, 2002 Messages: 834 Likes Received: 0
    Just got those 2 Kweli joint's, they're hot.
     
  5. Pistol

    Pistol Dirty Dozen Crew

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    nah i didn't see her there. i was kinda expecting to run in to here there for some reason. there's a concert coming up to, i think kweli is supposed to be there/ not sure though.
     
  6. E-DubleSkilZ

    E-DubleSkilZ New Jack

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    i dont wanna burn the spot by posting this on here. u got IM ?
     
  7. socrates

    socrates Guest

    OVerrated undergound star...not saying he's not good but he just gets too much press while others have to stand in his shadow
     
  8. E-DubleSkilZ

    E-DubleSkilZ New Jack

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    Hell no , there aint no heads doper than him that are underground. Plus i dont think he gets much attention like he should. Ive met him b4 and he is MAD BROKE.. people need to buy his album!!
     
  9. Abracadabra

    Abracadabra Dirty Dozen Crew

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    i was a bit disappointed with the R.E. album. after the black star album i don't think they could match the dopeness.
     
  10. E-DubleSkilZ

    E-DubleSkilZ New Jack

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    Agreed although i think the Reflection Eternal album was dope 2.

    But him and Mos are on a new level. They are making more "Pop" songs because they have to. They cant be on that dope black star level because of their popularity
     
  11. Abracadabra

    Abracadabra Dirty Dozen Crew

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    i don't see why not. i mean, they got that popularity WITH the black star album. nas thought that's what he had to do and look at him now
     
  12. Basic

    Basic Member

    Joined: Sep 19, 2002 Messages: 323 Likes Received: 0
    i like his shit , got a burnt copy of R.E just the other day , tis dopeness , but like the others said , it aint got shit on black star
     
  13. Abracadabra

    Abracadabra Dirty Dozen Crew

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    it doesn't bother me if someone gets popular, but if they get popular with a dope album (a la nas with illmatic) then goes pop thinking that's what they have to do to stay popular then that's pretty wack
     
  14. EatMorGlue

    EatMorGlue Senior Member

    Joined: Dec 22, 2000 Messages: 1,919 Likes Received: 1
    i saw kweli a few months back.. he got to the venue pretty late and the crowd was drunk and tired of waiting... so some drunk asshole asks him why he's late and then smashes him in the face with a beer bottle. he goes on stage saying "fuck that shit.. show's cancelled! everybody go the fuck home!" then jumps off stage to give the dude that did it a few blows. we stuck around some more after a lot of people already left, and what ended up happening is once they dealt with the cops hauling the drunk dude off, kweli's manager musta told him it would cost to much to refund all the tickets, so he went ahead with the show and rocked the place.

    with a welt on his forehead the size of a quarter.
     
  15. ransom

    ransom Guest

    my friend fucked him.
     
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