A Tribe Called Quest

Genre

Hip-Hop/Rap

Biography

A Tribe Called Quest is an American hip-hop group formed in 1985. The group officially broke up in 1998 after releasing their fifth album, but got back together in 2006 and toured the US, and in November of 2016 they released their sixth album, We Got It From Here… Thank You 4 Your Service.” The group originally composed of MC and producer Q-Tip, MC Phife Dawg, DJ and producer Ali Shaheed Muhammad, and MC Jarobi Whote, who left the band in 1991 after the release of their debut album but reunited with the group in 2006 for their North American tour. The group is seen as one of the original pioneers of alternative hip-hop, helping to pave the way for many innovative artists. The editors of About.com ranked them number four on their list of “25 Best Rap Groups of All Time”.

Featured Songs

Song Title Val's Playlist Genre Tempo Length Hear Song
Electric Relaxation MID-WINTER BREAK 4:03 Hear Song
We the People.... DECEMBER BUZZ 2:52 Hear Song