Of all the classic records Talib Kweli (@TalibKweli) has gifted us with, Get By has to be the biggest of them all. From his debut solo album Quality,(iTunes) this joint is the one responsible for catapulting him into the big leagues. Thanks to the tracks producer, Kanye West this track was ridiculously addictive and teamed up with Kweli’s profound rhymes a classic was made.
In the late ’90s and early 2000s, Talib Kweli wasn’t seen as a star. In Complex TV’s Original Show–Magnum Opus, the Brooklyn rapper talks crafting his biggest hit, “Get By”.