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#VitalFactz: Happy Birthday - Talib Kweli


Happy Birthday Talib Kweli Greene. Born October 3, 1975. Greene, who is originally from Brooklyn, New York made his rapping debut in 1996, with featured five appearances on Doom, an album by Cincinnati, Ohio group Mood. In 1998 upon returning to the NYC, he teamed up with fellow Brooklyn MC Mos Def. Together they released the classic collaboration album Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star, which included the singles Definition & Respiration. In 2000 he teamed up with Cincinnati rapper/producer Hi-Tek to form Reflection Eternal & released the album