a tribe called quest

Internet Exploring

These Ultra-Jazzy Mixes of 90s Rap Samples Are a Crate-Digger's Dream

DJ Sameed's show on NTS Radio takes listeners on an unaccompanied journey through the smooth, funky samples of A Tribe Called Quest, Mobb Deep, and more.
Phil Witmer
7.11.18
Premiere

Garçons’ Tarantino-Inspired Video for “Numba One” Is a Colorful Funk Vibe

The video for their debut single "Numba One" is a pastel-washed day exploring the city and a meditation on how to get your crush to stop playing around.
Trey Smith
5.30.18
Interviews

A Tribe Called Quest’s Generation Is Now and Forever: A Conversation with Q-Tip

A Tribe Called Quest premieres the video for "Dis Generation," and Q-Tip explains the importance of art.
Kyle Kramer
3.30.17
thump news

LCD Soundsystem to Headline Pitchfork Music Festival 2017

A Tribe Called Quest and Solange have also been announced as headliners for the Chicago event.
Alexander Iadarola
2.27.17
Essays

A Tribe Called Quest's Final Blessing

In a lifetime of looking forward to new music from Tribe, 'We Got It From Here, Thank You 4 Your Service' was an unexpected gift.
sdq
11.23.16
stream of the crop

Stream of The Crop: 7 New Albums for Heavy Rotation 11/12

Sail on.
Noisey Staff
11.13.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch A Tribe Called Quest’s Furious and Flawless SNL Performance

“Stand up. Touch somebody next to you… We are all one.”
Alex Robert Ross
11.13.16
soundtrack

A Tribe Called Quest's Ali Shaheed Muhammad Will Co-Score a Marvel Comics Netflix Series

The trio's main DJ will be joined by producer / composer Adrian Younge to score 'Luke Cage'.
Michael Scott Barron
4.17.16
we saw this

Kanye West, Andre 3000, D'angelo, and More Paid Tribute to Phife Dawg at Harlem's Apollo Theater

A building packed with hip-hop royalty gave the Five Foot Assassin a tearful sendoff.
Craig Jenkins
4.6.16
Music

A Tribe Called Quest Announce Tribute to Phife Dawg in New York City

"The Celebration of Phife" happens tomorrow in Queens.
John Hill
4.3.16
New music

Noisey Beats 1: The Legacy of Phife Dawg, and a Premiere from Supergroup Head Wound City

We'll be bringing you a set rounding Phife's career in A Tribe Called Quest and as a solo artist.
Noisey Staff
3.25.16
In Memoriam

8 Million Stories: Remembering Phife Dawg, The Five Foot Assassin

In a game brimming with guys angling to be point guard, Phife coolly played forward, posting up killer verses and earworm choruses when needed, bounce passing lines back at Q-Tip for the greater good of the song.
Craig Jenkins
3.24.16
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