1. The New York rapper’s political and layered rhymes have been pegged as “conscious rap,” a label that has now become pejorative. His latest album challenges that image, paying homage to old-school hip-hop and working with the present.
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    The New York rapper’s political and layered rhymes have been pegged as “conscious rap,” a label that has now become pejorative. His latest album challenges that image, paying homage to old-school hip-hop and working with the present.

    via Talib Kweli On Mainstream Hip-Hop, Parenting And Honoring The Old School : The Record

    Photo: Courtesy of Press Here Publicity

    I paint a picture with the pen like Norman Mailer… — tanya b.

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