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The family of A Tribe Called Quest co-founder Phife Dawg has revealed that diabetes caused the rapper’s death. Phife, real name Malik Taylor, passed away on Tuesday (March 22) at the age of 45.
It contains samples of “Walk on the Wild Side” by Lou Reed, “What a Waste” by Ian Dury and the Blockheads, “Spinning Wheel” by Dr. Lonnie Smith, “Dance of the Knights” by Sergei Prokofiev and “Sunshower” by Dr. Buzzard’s Original Savannah Band.
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The Questlove name grew from the seed of A Tribe Called Quest, though I watered it with my own questions about self-knowledge and searching. They helped name me, and now I name them for what they were, are and always will be: one of the brightest constellations in hip-hop’s sky.
Many of the most fantastic Hip-Hop albums feature little to no cursing (i.e. A Tribe Called Quest’s first 3 albums, De La Soul’s first 3 albums). Many of the most fantastic Hip-Hop albums feature little to no cursing (i.e. A Tribe Called Quest’s first 3 albums, De La Soul’s first 3 albums).
To ” kick it” means to hang out and have fun. In a 2011 interview with Hip Hop DX, A Tribe Called Quest rapper Phife Dawg explained that the group has never received royalties from this song because of the Lou Reed sample.
|A Tribe Called Quest|
|Genres||Hip hop alternative hip hop jazz rap East Coast hip hop|
|Years active||1985–1998 2006–2013 2015–2017|
|Associated acts||Native Tongues Busta Rhymes Consequence J Dilla Rashad Smith|
His friend and lifelong collaborator was dead. The cause was complications from diabetes; Phife was 45. The other members of A Tribe Called Quest were shattered. The rapper Jarobi White was at Q-Tip’s house and heard people screaming. Loss Haunts A Tribe Called Quest’s First Album in 18 Years.
|1||Can I Kick It? A Tribe Called Quest||4:11|
|16||Nutshell Phife Dawg||2:44|