Watch The Politically Charged Visuals For A Tribe Called Quest's "We The People"
Yesterday morning A Tribe Called Quest dropped a snippet of the visuals for their track “We The People.” And now, hours later, we get the full thing. The music video features a touching tribute to Phife Dawg, who passed away last march. We Got It From Here…Thank You 4 Your Service, which is supposed to be Tribe’s last project, is expected to debut at number one on the Billboard 200 Chart. Billboard reported that the album has sold 120,000 equivalent units during opening week. The last time Tribe got a number one debut was with 1996’s Beats, Rhymes & Life. The official numbers will arrive on November 20th. We Got It From Here…Thank You 4 Your Service dropped on Friday, November 11th.
If you looking for more Tribe related tidbits, definitely read the secret history behind We Got It From Here…Thank You 4 Your Service featuring Questlove, Phife Dawg’s manager and best friend Dion Liverpool (aka DJ Rasta Root), Phife’s widow Deisha Taylor and Gary Harris (who is known by many as “the man who signed D’Angelo“). In an interview with Billboard, Q-Tip hinted at a world tour saying, “This is our last record, and we’ll probably do a world tour…After that, that’s it, for the rest of our lives.”
Watch A Tribe Called Quest in their new music video for “We The People” via YouTube below, head over to The Shop to purchase a copy of We Got It From Here…Thank You 4 Your Service on vinyl, and stay tuned for info on that world tour.