Talib Kweli Will Release New Album
Fri, 04 May 2007 14:16:45
Talib Kweli is set to release Ear Drum on July 24th via Blacksmith Music/Warner Bros. The socially conscious rapper boasts an impressive list of collaborators on his sixth album, including producers will.i.am, Madlib, and Kanye West, plus guest appearances by Norah Jones and Jean Grae.
"We need to challenge our audience, but we also need to challenge ourselves to know that whatever our new experiences are, we can write about them, be creative and bring that to an audience without them feeling alienated," Kweli said in a statement.
The first single off the record is "Hot Thing."
—The ARTISTdirect Staff