De La Soul

The Noisey Advent Calendar

De La Soul's "Millie Pulled a Pistol on Santa" Is the Darkest Christmas Song

The core of their 1991 LP 'De La Soul Is Dead' told a story of violent abuse and murderous retaliation. It's as frightening today as it was when it first came out.
Alex Robert Ross
Internet Exploring

This Simpsons-Gorillaz Mashup Is Better Than Mouthwatering Steamed Hams

NPCarlsson’s “Feel Good Inc.” remix of Principal Skinner and Superintendent Chalmers’ iconic “Steamed Hams” is an unforgettable luncheon.
Jill Krajewski
Noisey Guide To

The Guide to Getting into De La Soul

The Long Island trio is one of the greatest rap groups in history, and there's far more to them than the sliver of their catalog most people know.
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Here's Gorillaz Performing "Feel Good Inc." with Stephen Colbert Spitting Bars

The performance of the 'Demon Days' cut has been released a week after their performance on 'The Late Show.'
Alex Robert Ross

These Are the 20 Best Gorillaz Collaborators

Ahead of 'Humanz,' we ranked the guest vocalists who have helped bring Damon Albarn's cartoon band to life.
Michael Rancic
Holy Shit

Gorillaz Perform New Album 'Humanz' in Its Entirety, Bring out Noel Gallagher, Danny Brown

Chunks of the short-notice London show were streamed on Gorillaz’s official Facebook page.
Alex Robert Ross
Remembering Things

20 Years Ago, Coolio, De La Soul, and the Rest of Rap Chipped in to Raise HIV/AIDS Awareness

'America Is Dying Slowly' was hip-hop's first benefit album about HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention, making it a landmark moment for education.
Stephen Hicks
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

We the People: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Words on A Tribe Called Quest, Alicia Keys, and more.
Robert Christgau

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.

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Putin apparently wants Microsoft out of Russia, a US gas price hike is expected after a deadly pipeline explosion in Alabama, Assad plans to rule Syria until at least 2021, and more.
VICE Staff
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 9 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

This week's been a microcosm of 2016.
Alex Robert Ross

Still Kicking It, 25 Years Later: A Tribe Called Quest’s Phife Dawg Takes Us Back to 1990

When 'People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm' was released, he was living with his grandma, hitting up roller skating rinks, and hanging out at The Music Factory in Queens.
Derek Scancarelli