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Rock The Bells 2013 Lineup Announced

The people at Guerilla Union have announced their official lineup for the Rock The Bells festival in 2013. Featuring Black Hippy, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Common, Curren$y, Juicy J, Kid Cudi, Rakim, Talib Kweli, Wu-Tang Clan, these shows are planning to blow everything out of the water. Click through to view the entire lineup in all its […]

MIXTAPE: Talib Kweli & Z-Trip – ‘Attack The Block’

In the early hours of the morning it has been sighted that underground rap legend Talib Kweli released his new Attack The Block mixtape, featuring Z-Trip, and UTG is pumped! Kweli has always had a knack for pointing out flaws in the system and making it known that he will not tolerate fake rappers in […]

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Talib Kweli Ft. Curren$y & Kendrick Lamar – “Push Thru”

Underground rap lengend Talib Kweli has unleashed a fierce new song featuring Curren$y and Kendrick Lamar, called “Push Thru,” and it deals with making it through life. This track was produced by S1. There is no way this track will not brighten up your day so get your dosage of “Push Thru” right here. Be […]

Talib Kweli Announces Details For New Mixtape ‘Attack The Block’

It looks like all of the Talib Kweli fans can expect a new mixtape from the rapper before the release of his forthcoming studio album, Prisoner Of Conscious. Kweli has titled the mixtape Attack The Block and has no official drop date planned as of yet. The producers that will be featured on this heavy […]

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Mack Maine ft. Talib Kweli & Lil Wayne – Celebrate

DJ Clue just played an energetic new joint from Mack Maine, called “Celebrate,” on Power 1051 and it can be streamed/downloaded here on UTG. Mack Maine brings on two of the game’s biggest stars, in Talib Kweli and Lil Wayne, and they go wild over this huge anthem. Finally, Lil Wayne calms down on degrading […]

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Talib Kweli ft. Ace Hood – Let Em In

Tailb Kweli has released a brand new stream of his track “Let Em In,” featuring Def Jam’s Ace Hood. Both artist’s verses are fierce on this heavy beat and further cements why our staff loves them. There are no limits for this duo and it would be incredible if they decided to play some shows […]

Black Star Performs On Jimmy Fallon

The amazing duo of Black Star hit the stage, last night, on Jimmy Fallon with a pair of performances of “You Already Knew” and “Little Brother.” Without fail, The Roots were there to help back Mos Def (Yasiin Bey) and Talib Kweli on this special occasion. Very few underground rappers have struggled to make the […]

MUSIC VIDEO: Talib Kweli – Distractions

Talib Kweli has never been one to shy away from the hot topics in the world today, whether it’s economic hardships, political movements or even other rappers. He makes it obvious how much people are taking advantage and exploit the culture they live in. Kweli offers up his thoughts on the track/video and can be […]

STREAM: Black Star – Fix Up

The jaw-dropping duo of Talib Kweli and Mos Def, better known as Black Star, has returned with a single that is easily 10x better than any deal you’ll find in stores today. Released on iTunes at midnight (on Black Friday, obviously), “Fix Up” is the comeback track we have been waiting for since the duo […]

Talib Kweli Promises Black Star Reunion, New Album In 2012

Talib Kweli was recently interviewed by MTV and as with pretty any interview he does these days, the subject eventually turned to his side project with Mos Def, Black Star. Not only did Kweli welcome the question, he revealed the duo has some exciting plans for 2012. I don’t want to try and summarize the […]

Black Star Announce US Tour

Fans all over the country keep begging the hip-hop legends Mos Def (Now known as Yasiin) and Talib Kweli to tour and do more shows together. Well we are all in luck because the dynamic duo have rolled 12 fresh touring dates that will be coming to a major city near you. Check out all […]

Black Keys Enlist Huge Names For “BlakRoc 2”

Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney of The Black Keys have recently released a trailer revealing some artists that are working with them on the second installment of their hip-hop project BlakRoc with Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder Damon Dash. They’re collaborating with some massive names such as Talib Kweli, Curren$y, Wiz Khalifa, and The Cool Kids. The […]