Legendary American Hip Hop Artist Talib Kweli has confirmed that he will be performing in Nairobi next month.

The 38-old crooner made the anticipated announcement on Tuesday via his Twitter account: “Nairobi Kenya! I’m coming to see you Oct 23rd at Ebony Lounge. Who’s in?” Talib contributed to the critically acclaimed Red Hot + Riot, a compilation CD in tribute to the music and work of Nigerian musician Fela Kuti .


In 2005, Talib appeared in an episode also featuring Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon , where they had taken a trip to Tanzania to visit one of the world’s largest and most thriving.