A Tribe Called Quest

Rap Group A Tribe Called Quest is a rap group that broke new ground in the late '80s and early '90s, seamlessly infusing jazz samples into their songs, which were often playful, tongue-in-cheek affairs. Their albums showcased DJ Ali Shaheed Muhammad on the turntables, while rappers Jonathan "Q-Tip" Davis and Malik "Phife Dawg" Taylor traded verses that that were often quirky and fitful. The group also included founding member Jarobi White, who later left the crew. Along with likeminded artists De La Soul, Jungle Brothers and others, they formed the Native Tongue collective, which promoted creative self-expression in rap.

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Consequence Is Back (And This Time Drama Free)

Cons speaks exclusively to BET about new music, reuniting with Q-Tip and deading all beefs.

The Best Musical Guests On All That

"All That" had the coolest musical cameos, so we decided to list our favorites.

Music News: Celebrating 25 Years of ATCQ's Bonita Applebum

A few women recount favorite Tribe lyrics, members and more. (11/13/2015)

Pharrell Remixes A Tribe Called Quest’s Classic, ‘Bonita Applebum’

The song comes in preparation of Tribe’s 25th anniversary of People’s Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm re-release.
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