The Beautiful Struggle (Explicit)
by Talib Kweli
Released: Sep 2004
Label: Rawkus Entertainment
A favorite of heads and critics alike, Kweli is revered for his intelligent wordplay and always-smooth flow. On his eagerly anticipated sophomore LP, the Brooklyn rhyme rocker continues to wow listeners with vivid verses that merge lyrical positivity and neck-bending beats. Common, Mary J. Blige and Jean Grae also appear.