This is one of the most underrated songs on one of the most underrated albums of all time. Intro talib kweli yo, were going to have the word love in many different languages translated all through the track so, whenever you hear the word love know that, its. You shouldnt take that last statement as an automatic dismissal of reflection eternals train of thought, though. As it was, however, the earnest mc became one of the most critically successful rappers of his time, which dawned in the late 90s when he rapped alongside mos def and dj hi tek as part of the group black star. Talib kweli samples, covers and remixes whosampled.
Thats wack talib kweli vinia mojica yeah, you pronounce my name kweli, any questions. This song is from the album train of thought reflection eternaltrain of thought. If skills sold, talib kweli would have been one of the most commercially successful rappers. Mp3 download link remix of reflection eternal back again. Dj hi tek finally gets to show off his full range of production ability with a blend of hot, aggressive tracks blast and relaxed groovers memories. Get your team aligned with all the tools you need on one secure, reliable video platform. Like the blast from a double barrel shottie shottie its got to be, your man hi tek and kweli hi tek i remember when it all started back in the day when me and moms first parted hi tek from the beginnin i stayed advanced a young chameleon, adapt to any circumstance peep game nigga never been a lazy nigga. The blast featuring vinia mojica reflection eternal. The blast by reflection eternal sampled destinys childs say my name. Kweli and hi tek made their first official collaboration in 1997 on moods debut album, doom, on the track industry lies. Which side are you on documentary video in recognition of october 22nd being the 20th national day of protest to stop police brutality, talib kweli and 9th wonder have released a new documentary video, which side are you on directed by samaan ash. June 19, 2010 by wedoitright leave a comment last night in kansas city, talib and tek brought out there sons to perform the classic tune.
That same year, the two formed as reflection eternal, and signed to. Kweli may not have had many more billboard hits, but true hiphop heads know hes got an illustrious catalogboth as a solo act and as a member of reflection eternal with hi tek, and black star. Listen to both songs on whosampled, the ultimate database of sampled music, cover songs and remixes. Download talib kweli presents the best of hitek cincinnatis illest mixtape. In comparison to mos defs status as a new funk soul brother, kweli s more of a bboy bookwormerudite and articulate, but he can also let fly with fire and spark on the mic anytime. Second single from their 2000 reflection eternal album. Like the blast from a double barrel shottie its got to be, your man hi tek and kweli who make you rock your body start the party, my crew hot feel these two shots like the blast from a double barrel shottie its got to be, your man hi tek and kweli i remember when it all started back in the day when me and moms first parted.
We also had everyone who came into the studio say talib kweli, hi tek. We also had everyone who came into the studio say talib kweli, hi tek, reflection. Silencing any suggestions that hes any less capable than his more highprofile black star partner mos def, talib kweli, along with dj hi tek, crafts a masterful debut with reflection eternal. Song the blast best of decade i version artist talib kweli, hi tek. Lyrical prodigy talib kweli and extraordinary underground hiphop producer dj hi tek comprise reflection eternal. It is the only reflection eternal song that hi tek raps on, and like all reflection eternal songs, he produces it. Aug 24, 2011 reflection eternaltrain of thought album, talib kweli and hi tek. Talib kweli and hiteks album reflection eternal may have been slept on by the massesunfortuanly,since it was without a doubt, a masterpiecebut ive always felt that albums second single,the blast. It features rapping from the duos emcee, talib kweli, as well as from its producer, dj hi tek. Oct 17, 2000 train of thought is the debut album of american hip hop duo reflection eternal, released october 17, 2000 on rawkus records. Talib kweli samples, covers and remixes on whosampled. Lyrical prodigy talib kweli and extraordinary underground hiphop producer dj hitek comprise reflection eternal.
Shortly afterward, kweli and hitek formed a partnership as reflection eternal and recorded fortified live, which a thenfledging rawkus label released on its first soundbombing compilation. Yo ah ah ahhh whats the matter with these damn emcees i dont know come on baby if you feeling me. Kweli first gained recognition through black star, a collaboration with fellow mc mos def. Discover all talib kwelis music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and download. If skills sold, talib kweli would have been one of the most commercially successful rappers of his time. Latinautor, abramus digital, bmi broadcast music inc.
Signup to receive talib kweli news, new music, event and tour information delivered right to your inbox. Let me, let me practice hehehe, ehehe talib tkwi, kweli i cant say it. Talib kweli greene born october 3, 1975 in brooklyn, new york is an american mc known as one of the most prominent rappers in underground hiphop, and is critically acclaimed frequently, despite not being commercially successful. Talib kweli presents the best of hitek cincinnatis illest. Discover all talib kweli s music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and download. The blast talib kweli mp3 high quality download at musiceel. Kweli whose name literally means seeker of truth also owns a small bookstore in brooklyn and is more than just an average mc, being also a key to the mos def collaborational lp black star. Talib kweli breaks down his 25 most essential songs complex. Download talib kweli and hi tek reflection eternaltrain of. Users who like the blast talib kweli and hitek tribute users who reposted the blast talib kweli and hitek tribute playlists containing the blast talib kweli and hitek tribute more tracks like the blast talib kweli and hitek tribute license.
Collaborating as a duo, rapper talib kweli and dj and hip hop producer hi tek recorded the album during 1999 to 2000, following their individual musical work that gained notice in new yorks underground scene during the late 1990s. Kweli impressed hitek during their time together, and the dj invited the mc to guest on several tracks for moods 1997 album doom. Hitek by talib kweli from desktop or your mobile device. Song the blast best of decade i version artist talib kweli, hitek. Jul 16, 2000 the blast was the last song recorded for train of thought at electric lady on 8th st in greenwich village. Like mos, kweli displays an impressive range of styles and sensibilitieswhether popping party lyrics on move something, reflecting on the mysteries of the heart for love, or musing on. Every since i heard this song back in fall 2000,ive always loved it. The album, released amidst a late 90s renaissance of conscious, afrocentric hip hop, was hailed by critics and achieved modest mainstream success. Freemp3downloader, the best free music download site. The blast talib kweli and hitek tribute soundcloud.211 659 167 257 234 601 936 649 927 1622 503 161 501 1648 321 714 977 1513 79 899 952 567 919 1536 377 128 584 1159 237 1184 993 1418 501 743 701 424 946 739 376 1490 500 902 202