If you’ve been sleeping under a rock this past week, then you might not have heard that hip-hop lost a icon earlier this week when Phife Dawg, of the legendary group A Tribe Called Quest, passed away at the young age of 45.
Hip hop lost a real one when Phife Dawg passed away earlier this week at age 45 after a lengthy battle with diabetes. It is only right that we honor Phife Dawg with picking a ATCQ track for this week's #TBT track.
Earlier this week, hip hop lost a legend in Phife Dawg, who passed away at age 45 due to complications from diabetes. Wednesday night, A Tribe Called Quest issued a formal statement on their website regarding the death of their brother:
It's a sad day when you lose one of the great MCs to ever do it. Malik Isaac Taylor, known to us as Phife Dawg, was an essential part of the golden era of hip hop, lending his voice to classic records alongside Q-Tip in A Tribe Called Quest.
All morning, the hip hop community worldwide has been mourning the death of founding A Tribe Called Quest member and influential emcee Phife Dawg. His family has just released a statement on the tragic death of Phife Dawg, real name Malik Taylor.
Last year was amazing for hip hop. There were new sounds popping up all over the country and no shortage of albums, mixtapes, and projects to feast your ears on. From the West Coast renaissance to Atlanta's overall dominance, 2015 was awesome, straight up.
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of their debut album People's Instinctive Travels And The Paths Of Rhythm, A Tribe Called Quest are re-releasing a mastered, commemorative issue of the album featuring remixes from J.
A few weeks back, we heard Pharrell rework A Tribe Called Quest's 1990 single "Bonita Applebum," and observing the tracklist to the upcoming reissue of People’s Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm, we noticed J.
The epic musical journey taken by A Tribe Called Quest began with their 1990 debut album, People’s Instinctive Travels And The Paths of Rhythm. They will commemorate the album's 25th anniversary by reissuing it on November 13.
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Queens, New York has birthed plenty of rap stars over the years. From Run DMC to Action Bronson, the New York City borough has a rich history in the culture of hip-hop. One of the greatest groups that Queens ever gave us, however, is A Tribe Called Quest.
This summer we'll see A$AP Rocky make his acting debut in the film "DOPE," executive produced by Pharrell. Although Rocky's name has been used heavily in the promotion of the film, he said during his CRWN interview that his role is actually pretty small.
It appears as though Leonardo DiCaprio will be teaming up with Jonah Hill once more, following their work together in "Wolf Of Wall Street" with Martin Scorsese. This time though, they'll be partnering with A Tribe Called Quest's Q-Tip.