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Minneapolis rapper Brother Ali on writer’s block, quashing the ‘Little Hater’

Brother Ali talks about the creative process and the many roadblocks that get in its way.

Minneapolis rapper Brother Ali talks on video blog Ill Doctrine about addressing the “Little Hater” — the little voice inside his head that tries to stop him from saying “what needs to be said.” Brother Ali’s new album, “Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color,” was released Tuesday.