- Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star [Explicit Content]
- (Picture Disc Vinyl LP)
- Artist: Black Star
- Format: LP
- Release Date: 9/16/2014
Limited vinyl picture disc LP pressing. MOS DEF & TALIB KWELI ARE BLACK STAR was released on August 18, 1998, to critical acclaim. The title is a reference to the Black Star Line, a shipping company founded by Pan-Africanist Marcus Garvey. The album deals with modern-day issues, philosophies and life in Brooklyn. The two MCs had planned to release solo albums around the same time, but decided instead to collaborate on a full-length album.