Talib Kweli

American recording Artist Talib Kweli Greene, was born October 3, 1975 in Brooklyn, New York. Kweli has gained prominent recoginition through the Hip-Hop group, Black Star which also includes Mos Def.  Kweli is currently signed to EMI records and has released seven solo albums. In 2006, Kweli signed a distribution deal with Warner Bros. Records for Blacksmith Records.