Brother Ali performs live at the Minnesota State Fair

Brother Ali - "Tight Rope" (Live on 89.3 The Current) (Minnesota Public Radio / Jeff Thompson)

Prolific, insightful, inspiring... The indisputable praise for Minneapolis dwelling Brother Ali can go on and on. Mark Wheat hosts this influential hip-hop artist at the State Fair, just a few weeks before the September, 2009 release of his new album, "Us."

Songs performed: "Fresh Air," "Good Lord," and "Tight Rope."

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