Talib Kweli dropped a surprise compilation of b-sides and rarities last night (July 7) called Train of Thought: Lost Lyrics, Rare Releases & Beautiful B-Sides Vol. 1.
The album, which includes collaborations with Kanye West, Killer Mike, Common, and Yasiin Bey (Mos Def), gathers together some of the highlights of Kweli’s many mixtapes and guest appearances — you can purchase it on Kweli’s site, and listen to all but one of the its tracks below.
1. “Space” (prod. by Dave West)
2. “2000 Seasons” (prod. by Hi Tek)
3. “Bright As the Stars” (prod. by Ayatollah)
4. “Wack N—-z” [ft. Common, Kanye West & Consequence] (prod. by Kanye West)
5. “Boomerang” [ft. NIKO IS, K’Valentine & Cory Mo] (prod. by Cory Mo)
6. “Ocean Song” [ft. Mela Machinko] (prod. by Rahki)
7. “7:30” [ft. RES] (prod. by DJ Quik)
8. “Fortfied Live” [ft. Yasiin Bey (fka Mos Def) & Mr. Man] (prod. by Hi Tek)
9. “Tryin To Breathe” [ft. Killer Mike] (prod. by Midi Mafia)
10. “Distractions” (prod. by Oh No)