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A Tribe Called Quest

Midnight Marauders: Phife Dawg (from left), Q-Tip and Ali Shaheed Muhammad ruminate on their success in the hip-hop world. The film, named after A Tribe Called Quest's best-selling 1996 album, lavishes attention on the group's history of conflict and dysfunction.
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A Tribe Called Quest in the early days. From left to right, Jarobi White, Q-Tip, Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Phife Dawg.

July 21, 2011 They were one of the most successful and influential groups of all time. But the magic didn't last.

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August 8, 2007 Intern Kenya Young recalls how her Irish Catholic alma mater taught her to embrace her blackness.

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A Tribe Called Quest in the early days. From left to right, Jarobi White, Q-Tip, Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Phife Dawg.

July 21, 2011 They were one of the most successful and influential groups of all time. But the magic didn't last.

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