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Phife Dawg Returns With New EP
Phife Dawg has had his share of health problems over the years, but the A Tribe Called Quest MC is returning to the fold in 2011 with a brand new EP. In addition to Q-Tip's follow-up to 2008's excellent 'The Renaissance,' Phife will drop 'Elma's Grandson' -- a new short effort that seems to be the c…
Q-Tip Explains Frustration With ATCQ Documentary
Last Thursday (Dec. 2), Q-Tip tweeted his disapproval of the upcoming A Tribe Called Quest documentary, 'Beats Rhymes & Fights,' which is being helmed by actor Michael Rapaport. Save for a quick line announcing that he would not "support" the film, he declined to …
Q-Tip Tweets Disapproval of A Tribe Called Quest Doc
For a few years now, New York-based actor Michael Rapaport has been hard at work on his documentary dedicated to legendary hip-hop group, A Tribe Called Quest. To the delight of ATCQ fans, this week Rapaport finally released a trailer of the film, titled 'Beats Rhymes & Fights,' bu…
Jay-Z, Mary J. Blige Join Lauryn Hill at Rock the Bells
Celebs love their festivals and Saturday's Rock the Bells concert was no exception. As swarms of hip-hop lovers descended on New York's Governor's Island by way of ferry, it became clear that even the famous wouldn't miss performances by RTB mainstays KRS-One, A Tribe Called Quest and the Wu-Tang Cl…
Q-Tip Curating Hennessy Artistry Tour
A Tribe Called Quest leader Q-Tip has been selected to headline and lead the curation of this year's Hennessy Artistry tour. The program, which uses the alcohol company's dollars and influence to put on shows in New York, Chicago, Miami and Detroit, will feature Tip and The Roots at each s…
Chali 2na Talks Life After Jurassic 5
It's been roughly three years since underground collective Jurassic 5 called it quits, but its gravel-voiced front man Chali 2na is keeping on strong. Formed in 1993, J5 served as a cornerstone of Los Angeles hip-hop, with its members Chali, Akil, Zaakir, Mark 7even, DJ Nu-Mark and Cut Chemist dropp…
Native Tongues Return With ‘Birds of a Feather’
In what could very well be the greatest reunion in recent memory, hip-hop collective Native Tongues have officially reformed. The group, originally consisting of De La Soul, A Tribe Called Quest, Jungle Brothers and Black Sheep, has come back together on Black Sheep's new single 'Birds of …
Toure’s Top Five Trios
In some scenes, three's a crowd, but in hip-hop it can be a magic number, as De La Soul pointed out. Having previously tackled the topic of hip-hop's top twosomes, Touré, host of Fuse's 'Hip-Hop Shop,' now turns his attention to trios. What ...

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