a tribe called quest

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russell simmons is making the next big hip-hop musical

'The Scenario,' which takes its name from a track by A Tribe Called Quest, will chart the rise of hip-hop over 30 years of tunes. Simmons is considering music by Kurtis Blow, Kendrick Lamar, and the Sugarhill Gang.
Hannah Ongley
2.6.17
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phife dawg's posthumous solo album is coming next year

His wife confirmed the news at a ceremony to rename a Queens street corner after the late, much-loved rap legend.
Hannah Ongley
11.22.16
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the soundtrack to your weekend ft. a tribe called quest, justice and cartae

Press play on the new releases we've had on repeat this week.
i-D Staff
11.18.16
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watch the politically charged video for a tribe called quest's 'we the people'

The visual for the Queens rap legends's first album in 18 years — recorded before the passing of Phife Dawg in March — is both mournful and mobilizing.
Hannah Ongley
11.18.16
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everything we know about a tribe called quest's final album

'We Got It From Here, Thank You for Your Service,' the legendary Queens hip-hop group’s first record in 18 years, is slated to be released on November 11. Here’s everything we know about it so far — from its vastly diverse guest contributors (hello...
Emily Manning
11.2.16
Music

a tribe called quest to release final album, its first in 18 years

"Phife left us with the blueprint of what we had to do."
Salvatore Maicki
10.28.16
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a tribe called quest’s first album in 18 years is coming ‘very soon’

'It's one of the things that I'm most excited about of everything we're working on,' Epic Records' L.A. Reid revealed. It will be the legendary hip-hop group's first album since 1998's 'The Love Movement.'
Hannah Ongley
8.22.16
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this archive of club photos is a time capsule of baby faced 90s hip-hop legends

Revisit a time when De La Soul, A Tribe Called Quest, and the Beastie Boys partied alongside Naomi Campbell and Judy Blame.
Wendy Syfret
8.1.16
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the enduring relevance of a tribe called quest’s understated street style

'So low key that ya probably missed it...' We explore why the seminal Queens rap group’s chill sartorial sensibility is still a touchpoint for New York youth today — as we remember one of its most formative members, Phife Dawg.
Emily Manning
i-D Staff
3.24.16
Music

in search of the low end theory: a personal history of a tribe called quest

Hot 97 DJ and TV host Peter Rosenberg goes deep in the Daisy Age and talks falling in love with A Tribe Called Quest.
i-D Staff
Peter Rosenberg
5.14.15