Brooklyn MC shares a batch of unreleased material.
Talib Kweli just dropped a surprise album of rarities, B-sides and previously unheard cuts. Entitled Train of Thought: Lost Lyrics, Rare Releases & Beautiful B-Sides Vol. 1, the album collects twelve tracks and features appearances from Kanye West, Killer Mike, Yasiin Bey, Common, Consequence and more. Production is handled by Kanye, Hi Tek, DJ Quik and Dave West.
The songs on the new LP were originally finished for other projects and kept in the vaults before being released today. The album also features an unreleased Black Star cut called ‘Bright As Stars’.
Train of Thought: Lost Lyrics, Rare Releases & Beautiful B-Sides Vol. 1 is available to purchase now via Kweli’s website. Check the tracklist below.
1. Space (produced by Dave West) (3:49)
2. 2000 Seasons (prod. by Hi Tek) (4:13)
3. Bright As The Stars – Black Star (prod. by Ayatollah) (4:33)
4. Wack Niggaz feat. Common, Kanye West & Consequence (prod. by Kanye West) (3:52)
5. Boomerang- featuring NIKO IS, K’Valentine & Cory Mo (prod. by Cory Mo ( 3:20)
6. Ocean Song feat. Mela Machinko (prod. by Rahki) (3:42)
7. 7:30 feat. RES (prod. by DJ Quik) (4:06)
8. Fortfied Live feat. Yasiin Bey (fka Mos Def) & Mr. Man (prod. by Hi Tek) (4:36)
9. Tryin To Breathe feat. Killer Mike (prod. by Midi Mafia) (3:41)
10. Distractions (prod. by Oh No) (3:54)