A Tribe Called Quest Offered A Clear And Deliberate Message At The Grammys

The rap legends used the awards’ platform to speak up for the underrepresented

Kanye West And Beck Might Be Working On This Rap Legend's Album

Clearly, these two have made amends.

T.I. Defends Iggy Azalea Following Azealia Banks' Criticisms And Q-Tip's History Lesson

T.I. comes to Iggy Azalea's defense following Azealia Banks' recent criticisms and Q-Tip's subsequent hip-hop history lesson.

Q-Tip Gently Explains To Iggy Azalea Why Hip-Hop's Origins Matter So Much

Q-Tip delivers a series of messages to Iggy Azalea about race and the history of hip-hop.

Lil Wayne Is Reportedly Joining The Hip-Hop Awareness Organization Zulu Nation

Q-Tip welcomes Lil Wayne to the Zulu Nation.

Q-Tip Promises Unreleased Music From A Tribe Called Quest...Soon

Q-Tip Promises To Re-Release A Tribe Called Quest's 1991 album, 'The Low End Theory,' This Year.

Nas Still Looks 20 In This Illmatic 'Tonight Show' Performance

Nas, Q-Tip and the Roots perform 'One Love' and 'The World Is Yours.'

Busta Rhymes And Q-Tip Together Again: Breaking Down The Abstract And The Dragon

Busta tells MTV News what to expect on the December 12 mixtape.

Trayvon Martin Verdict: George Zimmerman Found Not Guilty

George Zimmerman is found Not Guilty in the killing or Trayvon Martin.

Exclusive: G.O.O.D. Music Preparing For Cruel Winter?

'If there's a Cruel Summer then there's got to be a Cruel Winter, right?' Q-Tip tells MTV News on BET Hip-Hop Awards red carpet.

Fat Joe Calls Signing Q-Tip 'The Smartest Thing Kanye West Ever Did'

'Q-Tip's on G.O.O.D. Music — that's a beautiful thing,' he tells MTV News.

Q-Tip Signs To Kanye West's G.O.O.D. Music Label

'I'm excited to solidify my working relationship with Kanye,' veteran rapper says of new deal.

Q-Tip's Documentary Comments Confuse Michael Rapaport

'It was confusing to me,' director tells 'RapFix Live' in response to the MC encouraging rappers to tell their own stories.

Teena Marie Remembered By Lenny Kravitz, Swizz Beatz, Q-Tip

Kravitz dubs Marie a 'treasure' as he recalls her generosity when he was starting out in music.

Q-Tip Explains His Issues With A Tribe Called Quest Documentary

'It's not only Tribe's story; it's all of ours,' MC says of his concerns.

Q-Tip 'Not In Support' Of Tribe Called Quest Documentary

MC tweets, 'Filmmaker should respect the band to the point of honoring the few requests' made about the doc.

Kanye West Is 'Stepping Backwards' For New Music, Q-Tip Says

'He's looking forward but reaching back, which is interesting,' he tells XXL.

Q-Tip Finally Putting Out His Kamaal The Abstract 'Fusion' Album

Tip's new LP, which drops this month, has been in the works since 1999, in Mixtape Daily.

Q-Tip Slams Mayor Bloomberg For Discouraging 50 Cent Show

Tip says not letting 50 perform at Queens '40 Day' party is 'a shot to morale.'

Q-Tip's Renaissance Is More Than An Album Title For A Tribe Called Quest MC

'You have some people who have cracked through, a Kanye or an Andre 3000 or a [Lil] Wayne,' rapper says of hip-hop's changing face.

Q-Tip And Lykke Li, Vampire Weekend And Chromeo: Odd Collaborations Rule At The mtvU Woodie Awards

Q-Tip and Lykke Li, Vampire Weekend and Chromeo, and Asher Roth and the Cool Kids all teamed up for unusual collaborations at the mtvU Woodie Awards, which air Wednesday night.

'Twilight' Soundtrack Bites Into AC/DC's Billboard Reign

Vampire fans snatched up album, which features tracks by Linkin Park, Paramore, Perry Farrell and more.

Radiohead Reveal Tour Plans -- Enigmatically; Plus Jordin Sparks, Ashley Tisdale, Amy Winehouse, Deerhunter & More, In For The Record

Sparks plans to get a tattoo with her mom; video appears to show Tisdale botching Rockefeller performance.

Lupe Fiasco Vs. A Tribe Called Quest: A 'Fiascogate' Timeline

Chicago MC's statements about legendary group, flubbed performance at Hip Hop Honors set off blogosphere hatefest.