Talib Kweli & Nelly Perform Trayvon Martin Tribute On Tonight Show (VIDEO)


By Michael Lewittes



Talib Kweli and Nelly wore black hooded sweatshirts in honor of Trayvon Martin during their performance on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” on Tuesday.


The pair sang Kweli’s new track “Before He Walked,” along with Abbey Dobson.

Before the show, Nelly tweeted out a photo of himself and Kweli with their hoods pulled over their heads, along with the hashtag, “RIPTRAYVON.”

Fellow musicians such as Bruce Springsteen and Beyonce have also paid tribute to Martin following Saturday’s acquittal of George Zimmerman on murder charges in the teenager’s death.

Nelly and Kweli perform at the 36-minute-mark.

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