Kwame

from Talib Kweli – Listen!!! Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

The track was produced by Kwamé Holland.

“Your life is played out like Kwame…"
Crazily enough, it’s the same Kwame both times:
He was a rapper who fell from popularity only a few years after his first hit album, so far that The Notorious B.I.G. found it funny to mock him "and his fucking polka dots” on Unbelievers. Kwame became severely depressed and disappeared from the music scene for almost ten years — only to return, reborn as K-1 Mil, the producer

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