Rapper Talib Kweli Defends Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 01.29.2014
He thinks they’ve paid their dues…
TMZ has a clip available of rapper Talib Kweli showing his support to Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. Kweli expressed that critics need to back off of the duo, saying the issue is not about Macklemore's skin color, it's about his fans.
Kweli appeared on DJ Whoo Kid's SiriusXM show today and defended the duo against rap fans and critics, saying "When you hear people dissing them, they really dissing their audience." He added, "Their audience don't know about hip hop, but their audience is into them."