Tag Archives: Q-Tip

New Joint – Neek The Exotic / Stoxx

Neek The Exotic ft. Stoxx – “Hell Up In Queens” (@NeekTheExotic / 2018)

ATCQ legend Q-Tip provides NY rhyme vet Neek The Exotic with an ill, drama-fuelled loop for this slice of Rotten Apple rawness.

New Joint – A Tribe Called Quest

A Tribe Called Quest – “The Space Program” (@ATCQ / 2018)

This final music video from one of the greatest groups of all-time dropped via Apple earlier in the year but is now available on YouTube – like so many Hip-Hop heads who grew-up with Tribe I have countless memories attached to their music – peace and thanks to Q-Tip, Ali-Shaheed, Jarobi and Phife (RIP).

New Joint – A Tribe Called Quest

A Tribe Called Quest – “We The People…” (@ATCQ / 2016)

Taken from the mighty ATCQ’s triumphant return “We Got It From Here…Thank You 4 Your Service”.

One To Grow On – Q-Tip / Universal Zulu Nation

Footage of Q-Tip at a recent Universal Zulu Nation meeting speaking on a number of topics, including the power Hip-Hop has to shape society and the recent ‘controversial’ induction of Lil Wayne into the organisation.

Time Is Illmatic Mix Stream – Pete Rock

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The mighty Pete Rock celebrates the recent critical success of the Nas documentary “Time Is Illmatic” with this mix of tracks and samples from the QB legend’s classic 1994 debut album.

SP1200 Masters Mix Stream – DJ Stresh

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France’s DJ Stresh pays homage to the iconic SP1200 with this drum-heavy mix of classic production from the likes of Buckwild, Lord Finesse, Easy Mo Bee, Large Professor and more.

New Joint – ADaD

ADaD – “Get It Together” (@MCADaD / 2014)

The Chicago lyricist laces a dope head-nodder from the Abstract himself Q-Tip for this track off his recent release “Gumbo – The Stolen Arts EP”.

The Abstract And The Dragon Mixtape Download – Busta Rhymes & Q-Tip


Bus-A-Bus and Mr. Incognito deliver one of the year’s most entertaining mixtapes with their project “The Abstract And The Dragon” which features new music such as the recently released “Thank You”, re-workings of classic material like Tribe’s “God Lives Through” and timeless joints such as “Scenario” – download here.

New Joint – Busta Rhymes / Q-Tip

Busta Rhymes ft. Q-Tip – “Thank You” (Cash Money Records / 2013)

Visuals for the collabo that’s had plenty of 90s Hip-Hop fans going buckwild for the last couple of weeks – taken from the forthcoming mixtape “The Abstract & The Dragon”.

You Can Get With This… – Dres / Q-Tip / Busta Rhymes

Brilliant footage of Black Sheep’s Dres and Busta Rhymes performing some Native Tongue classics during Q-Tip’s deejay set at NYC’s #Offline last week.

Instinctive Travels… – Q-Tip

Extensive two-hour Red Bull Music Academy interview with the legendary Q-Tip discussing his introduction to Hip-Hop, A Tribe Called Quest and his approach to production.

Rage Is Back – The Mixtape! Download – J. Period

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The ever-creative J. Period has dropped a dope mixtape “Rage Is Back” to accompany author Adam Mansbach’s new graffiti-inspired novel of the same name set in the streets of the Rotten Apple – the project features the likes of Nas, Sean Price, Q-Tip and more – get into a New York state of mind here.

Raise The Levels Of The Boom… – Leaders Of The New School / A Tribe Called Quest

NYMN.Com footage of a reunited Leaders Of The New School performing the 1991 classic “Scenario” with Q-Tip and Phife Dawg at this weekend’s Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival.


Jazz (We’ve Got) – A Vibe Called Fresh

PyramidWest footage of live band Diverse and emcees Reach and Les Izmore performing a tribute to A Tribe Called Quest’s classic 1991 album “The Low End Theory” at Kansas City jazz venue The Blue Room.

Shining Star – J. Dilla / Ma Dukes / Q-Tip / Illa J / T-3

TheHipHopChronicle.Com interview with Dilla’s mother Maureen Yancey (a.k.a. Ma Dukes) during her recent visit to the UK with some great insight into the influential producer’s early years.

Q-Tip, Illa J and Slum Village’s T-3 pay tribute to Dilla’s creative genius at the recent NYC benefit show “One Won’t Do Part 2”.

Shine On – J. Dilla

Trailer for the forthcoming Dilla documentary “Still Shining” featuring Pete Rock, Busta Rhymes, Phat Kat, Common, Q-Tip etc – definitely looking forward to seeing this.

Showbusiness – Michael Rapaport / A Tribe Called Quest

Lenghty interview with Michael Rapaport at the Sundance 2011 film festival about his Tribe documentary “Beats, Rhyme & Life”.

Bonus Footage: Phife Dawg accompanies Rapaport in a Q&A session about the documentary.

Low End Theory – Ali Shaheed Muhammad

TheHipHopChronicle.Com interview with A Tribe Called Quest’s Ali Shaheed Muhammad after his recent London deejay gig.

New Joint – Consequence / Q-Tip / Havoc / Large Professor

Consequence ft. Q-Tip, Havoc & Large Professor – “Fake I.D.” (Band Camp Records / 2010)

All-star Queens NYC posse cut taken from Cons’ “Movies On Demand 2”.

“Fake I.D.” Trailer

Ride Out – Q-Tip / The Roots

Footage of Q-Tip performing his solo favourite “Let’s Ride” with The Roots in Chicago.