Talib Kweli

Alternative hip hop, Musical Artist

1975 –

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Who is Talib Kweli?

Talib Kweli Greene is an American rapper who performs under the name Talib Kweli. His first name, Talib, in Arabic means "student" or "seeker"; his middle name in Swahili means "true". Kweli earned recognition through his work in Black Star, a collaboration with fellow MC Mos Def.

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Born
Oct 3, 1975
Brooklyn
Also known as
  • Talib Kweli (Reflection Eternal)
  • Talib Greene
  • Talib Kweli Greene
  • Kweli, Talib
  • The Prince of Brooklyn
  • The Get By Man
  • Kweli Snitch
  • BK MC
Parents
Siblings
Spouses
Children
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • New York University
  • Cheshire Academy
  • Brooklyn Technical High School
Lived in
  • Brooklyn

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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