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Beastie Boys' cover art, 1927 London on film, the $325,000 burger and more in our weekly look at the web Researchers in the Netherlands have been working tirelessly to create an entire hamburger's worth of beef muscle tissue from laboratory incubators.
Wed May 08, 2013
Northern Michigan News
Review: Talib Kweli delivers on 5th solo album
Throughout his career, whether in his early collaborative work with fellow Brooklynite Mos Def in Black Star or with the Cincinnati producer-rapper Hi-Tek, Talib Kweli consistently combined his conscious approach to writing with a verbal dexterity marked by a dazzling rapid-fire delivery.
Mon May 06, 2013
Globe and Mail
Video: In the young man's rap game, Talib Kweli endures
In a genre focused on youth, Talib Kweli has managed to find longevity in rap. Kweli's first major label appearance came 15 years ago on his acclaimed "Black Star" album with Mos Def.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Six Must-Do Philadelphia Festivals This Spring & Beyond
Literature lovers will swoon over the Celebration of Black Writing, one of the oldest African-American literary events in the nation.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Talib Kweli On Mainstream Hip-Hop, Parenting And Honoring The Old School
Talib Kweli has been writing and performing for almost 20 years now - as a solo act and as half of well-received duos that reached a broad audience - and for much of that time he's been pinned with a label that's a relic of a 1990s understanding of hip-hop: "conscious rap." The albums he released with Mos Def as Black Star and with Hi-Tek as ... (more)