People’s Party

Common and Talib Kweli Question Kanye’s Qualifications for President

Longtime collaborators debate Kanye's prospects and aptitude for a political career. Common will be the featured guest on the incoming… Read More

July 18, 2020

Donnell Rawlings Walks Talib Kweli Through The Final Days of ‘Chappelle’s Show’

The Chappelle's Show vet also detailed how he introduced the late Charlie Murphy to stand-up. Donnell Rawlings is the latest guest on… Read More

July 12, 2020

Method Man, Rockwilder to Remix Hip-Hop Classics on New EP

  Method Man discussed upcoming projects and more on Talib Kweli's "People's Party." Recently, Method Man appeared as the latest… Read More

July 2, 2020

Eric Andre Reveals The Sage Advice He Got from Dave Chappelle

The comedian also discussed his love of the now-defunct Rawkus Records. Eric Andre is the latest guest on Talib Kweli's People's… Read More

June 6, 2020

Watch RZA and Talib Kweli Discuss Battling DJ Premier, Kung-Fu Classics, Staying Healthy in Quarantine and More

"I didn't know I could communicate like that." Talib Kweli's People's Party podcast returned this week with a special live episode, featuring… Read More

April 19, 2020

“Tupac Was Like a Little Brother With Us” – Chuck D on Coaching Rappers in the Late-80s

"I was like Uncle Chuck" After dropping a bombshell earlier in the week, Talib Kweli's People's Party podcast has shared another… Read More

April 5, 2020

Don’t Believe The Hype: Chuck D Says Flavor Flav Split was a Stunt to Promote New Public Enemy Radio Music

Chuck D on Flavor Flav: “He can’t [be fired], he’s a partner. You can’t fire partners. You just walk away… Read More

April 1, 2020

MC Eiht Reveals Why Tupac was Ousted from ‘Menace II Society’

The late rapper was originally cast as Sharif in the Hughes Brothers' iconic 1993 directorial debut. Talib Kweli's People's Party podcast… Read More

March 7, 2020

John Forte On His Infamous Cypher With Yasiin Bey, DMX And Big Pun: “I Didn’t Realize How Important That Moment Would Be”

John Forte reflected on the moment in an interview with Talib Kweli. In 2017, a video of a cypher between… Read More

February 18, 2020

“I Wanted to Make The Movie Out of Love”: Michael Rapaport Details Tensions with Q-Tip Over His A Tribe Called Quest Documentary

The actor and director opens up about documenting the dysfunction of Tribe's final days. Talib Kweli's People's Party podcast returns on Monday… Read More

February 8, 2020

Ice Cube Recalls Beefing with Common During “A Dark Moment” in His Career

"I don't think he deserved it." Ice Cube is the latest guest on Talib Kweli's People's Party podcast. Ahead of… Read More

February 2, 2020

Watch Battle Rap Legend Supernatural Recount The Golden Age of Freestyles in a Rare Interview with Talib Kweli

"I want to teach freestyle as a philosophy, almost as like a mental martial arts." Talib Kweli's People's Party podcast is… Read More

January 1, 2020

Lil Kim Details Early Rap Influences, Reflects on Backlash and Impact of Iconic ‘Hardcore’ Squat

The Brooklyn legend on taking cues from Salt-n-Pepa, MC Lyte, and Roxanne Shanté, as a young MC. On Monday, Talib… Read More

November 16, 2019

El-P Cites Ice Cube and Run DMC as Pivotal Influences in Forming Run The Jewels with Killer Mike

The venerable NYC producer dissects his production style and addresses an initial reluctance to work with Killer Mike in a… Read More

November 10, 2019

Melanie Fiona Details First Encounters with Prince and Kanye on Talib Kweli’s ‘People’s Party’ Podcast

The singer recalls lessons learned from Kanye and The Purple One in an excerpt from the next episode of People's Party.… Read More

November 2, 2019

Talib Kweli and Bun B Share Stories About Smoking Weed With Biggie The rap legends revealed what they learned about the late rapper. Bun B appeared at the first guest on… Read More

June 12, 2019