Source: The Guardian
“We spoke at length about the importance of maintaining the essence but not getting trapped in that and just trying to see it beyond,” – Q-Tip
After losing ATCQ founder, Phife Dog to diabetes earlier this year, Q-Tip and Jarobi White, managed to fill a tremendous void (emphasis on “fill” because there’s no way in hell you could replace Phife) with the help of Kendrick Lamar, Andre 3000, Anderson Paak, Busta Rhymes, Elton John and Jack White.
Check out their performance on SNL, We Got It From Here, Thank You 4 Your Service, and listen to how these rap legends not only preserved their sound/identity but expanded it…all the while in complete reverence for their late brother. read more about the creative process here.
Ps – and then watch this because Chappelle is hilarious.