VIDEO: Talib Kweli Talks Hottest MC List, New Album, J Dilla, + More

Talib Kweli talks to Hard Knock Tv’s Nick Huff Barili after his performance at the Samsung Galaxy Sound Stage during the SXSW 2013 festival. The interview starts off with Kweli reminiscing about how he was inspired by Doug E Fresh growing up. As topics switch, Kweli talks about why he chose to name his up coming album Prisoner of Conscious and shares what we can expect from it. Talib goes on to share his opinion on MTV’s Hottest MC In The Game list, saying that its a popularity contest and that if the list was Best MC in the Game then his name should be on there. Before we let him go, the BK MC shares a J Dilla memory, whom he shouted out during his performance.

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VIDEO: J Dilla Crate Diggers (Preview)

Fuse gives us a sneak peak with the brand new trailer of their upcoming J Dilla episode for their series¬†Crate Diggers. ¬†In this episode the crew will give background information on Dilla’s massive vinyl collection and reveal a portion of it which currently located in Detroit.