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A Tribe Called Quest

11 Gloriously Black Moments From The 2017 Grammys

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 02.13.2017 | Black Voices

Black artists without a doubt shined at the Grammys this year. From Beyoncé’s perfectly regal performance while carrying her twins to A Tribe Calle...

The Grammys Were Chock-Full Of Messages Of Resistance

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 02.13.2017 | Entertainment

On this weekend’s episode of “Saturday Night Live,” Cecily Strong, while playing a visibly annoyed judge overseeing a court case involving Donal...

A Tribe Called Quest To Play First NYC Show Since Phife Dawg's Death

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 01.09.2017 | Entertainment

Last November, following the release of the first A Tribe Called Quest album in 18 years, one of the group’s three remaining members said that the l...

9 Black Empowerment Anthems That Helped Define 2016

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 12.16.2016 | Black Voices

From the fatal police shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile in July to the string of hate crimes that have taken place since the election o...

News Roundup for November 21, 2016

Outspeak | Posted 11.21.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Here's the Outspeak roundup of the top five news stories you need to know for your Starbucks break. Or whatever.

A Tribe Called Quest Drops The Political Album We All Need

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.14.2016 | Arts

While it seemed that virtually everyone, regardless of their political beliefs, was utterly shocked when Republican candidate Donald Trump won last we...

A Tribe Called Quest’s Phife Dawg Will Have A Street Named After Him

Okayplayer | Taryn Finley | Posted 08.01.2016 | Black Voices

Months after the tragic death of Phife Dawg, Okayplayer has received news that the legendary A Tribe Called Quest co-founder will be further immortali...

Terrace Martin Paints Jazz and Beyond with Velvet Portraits

Ari Sadowitz | Posted 04.05.2016 | Arts
Ari Sadowitz

Just as the dust from Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp A Butterfly seemed to settle, the rapper dropped untitled unmastered., a collection of what were once c...

A Tribe Called Quest Fans Gather In Queens For Phife Dawg Memorial

Billboard | Brennan Williams | Posted 04.05.2016 | Black Voices

More than 200 A Tribe Called Quest fans gathered at St. Albans Park in Jamaica, Queens, on a cloudy Monday morning (April 4) to commemorate the life o...

All the Time, Phife

Stephen Bardo | Posted 03.28.2016 | Arts
Stephen Bardo

In the twenty or so years since the days of the Stretch mobile, there has not been a time where I've heard a Tribe song, especially a Phife Dawg verse, and not thought of my dad, and that tan Corolla. And I don't think there ever will be.

12 Phife Dawg Lyrics That Hip-Hop Will Never Forget

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 03.22.2017 | Black Voices

Today, the music industry and hip-hop fans around the world mourn the loss of A Tribe Called Quest founding member Malik Taylor (a.k.a. Phife Dawg). T...

Phife Dawg Of A Tribe Called Quest Dies At 45

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 03.24.2016 | Entertainment

Malik Isaac Taylor, better known as his stage name Phife Dawg, reportedly died on Tuesday at the age of 45, according to Rolling Stone. He was an infl...

A Tribe Called Quest's Phife Dawg Dead at 45

Rolling Stone | Taryn Finley | Posted 03.23.2016 | Black Voices

Malik Taylor, the rapper known as Phife Dawg whose nimble, clever rhymes helped launch A Tribe Called Quest to both commercial and critical success, d...

Conversation With Phife Dawg of a Tribe Called Quest

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 01.01.2017 | Arts
Michael Nirenberg

The opportunity came up to interview Phife Dawg of the legendary hip-hop group A Tribe Called Quest right before the Christmas holidays. For those of ...

21 Songs To Help You Wake Up From Those Morning Snooze Marathons

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 05.06.2014 | Entertainment

Here we are again. The weekend is over and the alarm is ringing, reminding us about real life. Well, maybe sleep for a few more minutes. Five snooze s...

Leo DiCaprio, You're Such A Vivrant Thing

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

After tackling the corrupt world of Wall Street, Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill are teaming up again to develop a new project, but this time it's fo...

Mundial Montréal #3: (Part Deux) 'Along Boul. St-Laurent'

Marlon Regis | Posted 01.27.2014 | Entertainment
Marlon Regis

The sounds of the world are just that, and Saltarello's haunting harmonies from the Middle-Ages crossing into contemporary compositions, threw us into their Northern French Canadian region of Abitibi, cold and far, far away!

November 9, 1993: When Marauders Entered The 36 Chambers

Salvatore Bono | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Salvatore Bono

While Wu-Tang and Tribe's sound could not be further from each other, they showed that hip-hop, still in its early years, did not have boundaries. They showcased what could be done and how to do it.

Group To Play Their Final Shows With Kanye

Posted 10.16.2013 | Entertainment

When Kanye West announced the dates for his upcoming Yeezus tour, his two shows in New York City were hyped to include an unnamed special guest. It wa...

The Best Music Documentaries Ever

Posted 02.09.2012 | Home

By CHRISTY LEMIRE, The Associated Press LOS ANGELES — Michael Rapaport clearly loves music. It's evident in every moment of his documentary, "Bea...

Voto Latino's Grammy Hits & Disses

Voto Latino | Posted 04.08.2012 | Latino Voices
Voto Latino

Despite all the controversy fueled by the Grammys' elimination of categories largely received by people of color, there are a couple reasons why we can't be fully mad at the biggest award show in the music industry.

PostBourgie: The Podcast -- #19: Beats, Rhymes & Life

Gene Demby | Posted 11.02.2011 | Black Voices
Gene Demby

PostBourgie is joined by Jay Smooth, Donwill of the hip-hop group Tanya Morgan, and Wyatt Cenac of The Daily Show, to talk about Michael Rapaport's documentary on A Tribe Called Quest, Beats Rhymes and Life.

Beats, Rhymes, & Beef

James Peterson | Posted 09.26.2011 | Home
James Peterson

Twenty years out, I find it difficult to qualify or quantify the formidable and formative impact that A Tribe Called Quest (ATCQ) had on Hip Hop culture and its most loyal constituents.

A Film Called Quest: A Peek At Beats, Rhymes And Life

Wyatt Closs | Posted 09.05.2011 | Entertainment
Wyatt Closs


Rapper Disses Documentary

Posted 08.30.2011 | Arts

The stormy relationship between actor/director Michael Rapaport and rapper Q-Tip continued to develop Wednesday, when Rapaport told New York Daily New...