The Roots shared the stage with Q-Tip, Talib Kweli for a live showing of “Electric Relaxation” from the band’s 6th annual holiday jam.
Philadelphia radio personality Q Deezy from Hot 107.9 interviewed Q-Tip and he revealed the release date for The Last Zulu even spitting some bars from it as well as information about an upcoming Miles Davis project. They also talked about basketball, Tribe and Chris Lighty.
Chris Lighty was remembered by friends/clients A Tribe Called Quest, Fat Joe, 50 Cent, Busta Rhymes, Missy Elliot, DJ Red Alert and LL Cool J onstage at the BET Hip-Hop Awards.
Phife Dawg talks about J.Dilla’s influence on his life and reveals once again how Dilla’s beatmaking process was like magic.
Dres from Black Sheep and Jarobi, a founding member of A Tribe Called Quest are EVITAN, which is native spelled backwards (as in Native Tongue.) The two have an untitled album planned for 2012 and “P.T.I. (Occupy Wallstreet)” is the first single.
“Rumble In The Jungle” is from the “When We Were Kings” documentary directed by Leon Gast in 1996. The song comes from the title of the 1974 heavyweight championship fight between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman that took place in Zaire. Gast’s film is about the match, the music and the controversial financial backing from [...]
MTV Shows Q-Tip finally explains the problems behing the documentary on Tribe directed by Michael Rapaport. The producers apparently wanted to shaft the group and were dumb enough to send the email to Tip by accident.
1. What is the true status of the relationship between A Tribe Called Quest and Michael Rapaport since Phife Dawg was the only one to appear at the premiere of the documentary at Sundance? 2. Why did Terry McMillan feel the need to criticize The Smith children and then give a half-hearted apology about it [...]
1. Was Vybz Kartel’s response to criticism over his skin-bleaching sensible and appropriate? 2. Why is Q-Tip upset about Michael Rapaport’s documentary on A Tribe Called Quest when he knows that anything you say in an official interview can be used? And if he doesn’t like the outcome he knows he can make a video [...]