On this day in hip-hop history, Talib Kweli released his third studio album Eardrum.
On this day in 2007, Talib Kweli released his third studio album, Eardrum, on Blacksmith Records.
The album featured production from some of the top producers in the industry including, Kanye West, Madlib, Just Blaze, and many others. Guests featured on Eardrum included, UGK, Jean Grae, Lyfe Jennings, Kanye West, Justin Timberlake, KRS-One, and others.
Kweli's third album debuted at #2 on both the Billboard 200 and reached #2 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums. Eardrum sold over 60,000 copies its first week.