Tag: Talib Kweli
Feb. 26, 2016
Soul Rebels and Talib Kweli jam out at the TLA
On Feb. 17, the Theatre of Living Arts hosted the eight-member New Orleans brass ensemble, the Soul Rebels, who put on a killer show that had the whole crowd rocking back and forth with ear to ear grins.
Feb. 10, 2012
Remembering the life of J Dilla
Six years ago the hip-hop community lost one of the greatest and most talented producers music has ever seen. James “J Dilla” Yancey passed away Feb. 10, 2006, from a blood disease called TTP.
Dec. 2, 2011
Sep. 16, 2011
Black Star reunites at TLA to perform legendary album
Mos Def and Talib Kweli performed their 1998 'Black Star' album from beginning to end at the TLA Sunday, Sept. 11. In addition, they also performed "History" and "Supreme, Supreme" during their 40-minute encore.On Aug. 26, 1998, Mos Def and Talib Kweli formed Black Star and released “Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star.” Thirteen years later, as a part of a special Rock The Bells Tour, these two graced the stage at the TLA in front of a sold-out crowd and performed the entire album from start to finish.