08-20 New A Tribe Called Quest album
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|A Tribe Called Quest
One of the more "spiritual" hip hop groups, of similar ilk to De La Soul circa 3 Feet High and Rising. Famed for the jazzynature of theirsamples.
ATCQ are commonly recognised for being a highly intelligent, artistic, and socially-conscious rap outfit.Rather than focusing onmaterial issues and
furthering their "street credibility", A Tribe Called Quest used their music as aplatform for bringing light to social issues oftheir race, class standing, and
issues within the music industry. To this day theyare respected and regarded as pioneers of reflective rap music.
Similar Bands: The Roots, OutKast, De La Soul
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