These Tribe Called Quest quotes will inspire you. A Tribe Called Quest was an American hip hop group formed in St. Albans, Queens, New York, originally composed of rapper and main producer Q-Tip, rapper Phife Dawg, DJ and co-producer Ali Shaheed Muhammad, and rapper Jarobi White.
A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging Tribe Called Quest quotes, Tribe Called Quest sayings, and Tribe Called Quest proverbs.
Famous Tribe Called Quest Quotes
- “A Tribe Called Quest music was so inclusive, so conscious, it brought such a community together.” ~ Michael Rapaport
- “A Tribe Called Quest was one of those things where it was supposed to be about growth. When I say ‘growth,’ I don’t just mean with our sound or our product, but Tribe was supposed to grow as individuals.” ~ Phife Dawg
“I liked the Beastie Boys and A Tribe Called Quest and Cypress Hill.” ~ Rose Byrne
- “I heard Q-Tip on the Jungle Brothers’ song ‘The Promo.’ It was very exciting. It was very new. The music and the culture around hip-hop was evolving. I think there’s an emotional quality to their music and there’s a vulnerability to the music. For me, A Tribe Called Quest was my Beatles.” ~ Michael Rapaport
- “I wanted to make something that reminded people of the way albums used to feel. I wanted something as good as the stuff put out by the Bomb Squad, or Dr. Dre and his production crew, or ‘A Tribe Called Quest.’ I miss albums like those.” ~ Busta Rhymes
“Rap is not pop, if you call it that then stop…” ~ Q-Tip
- “My kids listen to everything because I listen to everything, so it’s not far-fetched to hear them playing Metallica and then playing A Tribe Called Quest or N.W.A.” ~ Big Boi
- “Like any family, like any group – the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, EPMD, Public Enemy – they’ve had bumps in the road. I just think that because A Tribe Called Quest is so precious to fans, they were concerned about unveiling some of those things.” ~ Michael Rapaport