Posts Tagged ‘black star’

A Beginner’s Guide to Rawkus Records

While Bad Boy, Death Row, and Def Jam stole the shine of '90s hip-hop, one independent rap label quietly and triumphantly became the mecca for New York City's underground emcees. Founded in 1996, Rawkus Records was... Read more »

Video: Black Star Performs On Late Night With Jimmy Fallon

Mos Def & Talib Kweli kept it classy for their stop on Jimmy Fallon’s show, showing up in suits and performing the new track “You Already Knew” along with the Dilla-produced “Little Brother.” The Roots lent... Read more »

Black Star – “You Already Knew”

Do you want some more new Black Star already? Hell yeah you do. Yesterday we got to check out (and buy) the new Madlib produced single “Fix Up“, and today we get “You Already Knew” which... Read more »

Black Star – “Fix Up”

In recognition of Black Friday, Black Star has released “Fix Up,” the Madlib-produced track they premiered at the Colbert Report. You can buy it on iTunes now. Do we really have to call Mos Def Yasiin... Read more »

Black Star (Live Video)

Black Star @ the House of Blues 2/09 from gregthedude on Vimeo. Mos Def and Talib Kweli perform “Definition” and “Respiration” live at the House of Blues. I don’t know what that Black Star album meant... Read more »