A Tribe Called Quest

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In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2017

We are well into listmas season which means it's time to take a break from asking our favorite songwriters about fidget spinners so we can…
Scott Lapatine | December 12, 2017 - 2:04 pm

Sounding Board

Who Knew The Faint Were Still So Popular? And Other Thoughts After FYF Fest 2017

In some of my darker moments from this past weekend, I had to wonder why anyone reads these festival recaps. Or, to clarify -- why…
Ian Cohen | July 26, 2017 - 2:58 pm

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A Tribe Called Quest Take Over Pitchfork Fest For Their First Show Without Phife Dawg

The best part of Michael Rapaport’s 2011 A Tribe Called Quest documentary Beats, Rhymes & Life wasn’t the inspiring story of the Queens rap greats…
Tom Breihan | July 16, 2017 - 12:03 pm

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Q-Tip Tells The Grammys To Fuck Off For Snubbing A Tribe Called Quest

This year's Grammy nominations are surprisingly decent, but one notable omission is A Tribe Called Quest's instant-classic farewell album, We Got It From Here... Thank
Chris DeVille | November 28, 2017 - 4:55 pm

Watch A Tribe Called Quest Perform With LL Cool J At The Meadows

LL Cool J played a set at The Meadows festival in Queens, New York City yesterday. The Queens-born rapper brought out fellow Queens rappers Q-Tip…
Grace Birnstengel | September 17, 2017 - 1:50 pm

A Tribe Called Quest Played Their Last Show Ever Last Night

Although Q-Tip has teased the possibility of another "incarnation" of A Tribe Called Quest, it's hard to imagine how the group could go on without…
Peter Helman | September 10, 2017 - 12:40 pm

A Tribe Called Quest Explain Why They Missed Outside Lands

This past weekend, a Tribe Called Quest were slated to play one of their final shows at San Francisco's Outside Lands festival, but they cancelled
Tom Breihan | August 15, 2017 - 9:15 am

A Tribe Called Quest Miss Their Outside Lands Set Twice

Right now, Queens rap legends a Tribe Called Quest are in the midst of a stunning run of festival shows, sets that work as tributes…
Tom Breihan | August 14, 2017 - 8:48 am

A Tribe Called Quest Say Panorama & FYF Were Their Last NY & LA Shows Ever

In the past three weekends, rap legends a Tribe Called Quest have played three festival shows: Pitchfork in Chicago, FYF Fest in Los Angeles, and…
Tom Breihan | July 31, 2017 - 8:53 am

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A Tribe Called Quest Take Over Pitchfork Fest For Their First Show Without Phife Dawg

The best part of Michael Rapaport’s 2011 A Tribe Called Quest documentary Beats, Rhymes & Life wasn’t the inspiring story of the Queens rap greats…
Tom Breihan | July 16, 2017 - 12:03 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There is no suspense in this list this week. You already know what's at #1, and you probably don't care what's on the rest of…
Tom Breihan | March 31, 2017 - 5:06 pm

A Tribe Called Quest – “Dis Generation” Video

A Tribe Called Quest released their remarkable album We Got It From Here… Thank You 4 Your Service at the tail-end of last year, and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 30, 2017 - 2:07 pm

LCD Soundsystem, A Tribe Called Quest, Solange Headlining 2017 Pitchfork Music Festival

Pitchfork Music Festival's Chicago iteration revealed its 2017 headliners today in a lengthy Facebook Live event that involved Chicago artist Shelby Rodeffer painting a mural…
Chris DeVille | February 27, 2017 - 11:28 am

List

Grammys 2017: Performances From Worst To Best

Some of us dared to dream that maybe the Grammys would have a good year this year. They'd nominated a diverse and often worthy group…
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2017 - 11:19 am

Grammys 2017: Watch A Tribe Called Quest & Anderson .Paak Call Out The President In Powerful Performance

A Tribe Called Quest just rolled through and fucked shit up. After an evening of political soft-pedaling, the '90s rap veterans, joined by Anderson .Paak,…
Peter Helman | February 12, 2017 - 11:04 pm

Worst Presidency By A Duo Or Group: All The Political Statements Made At The 2017 Grammys

The Grammys' long-dubious cultural relevance shrivels further with each passing year, and in 2017, the awards ceremony seems hilariously unfit to wear its own self-proclaimed…
Michael Nelson | February 12, 2017 - 8:48 pm
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