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Melanated music and culture: A tribe called quest, Rip phife dawg

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The group is regarded as pioneers of alternative hip hop music, having helped to pave the way for many innovative artists.[3] John Bush of AllMusic called them "the most intelligent, artistic rap group during the 1990s,"[4] while the editors of About.com ranked them #4 on their list of the "25 Best Rap Groups of All Time."[5] In 2005, A Tribe Called Quest received a Special Achievement Award at the Billboard R&B Hip-Hop Awards in Atlanta.[6] In 2007, the group was formally honored at the 4th VH1 Hip Hop Honors. Join you're hosts Jeremy, Jesse and Jerry as they take a look back on the iconic group that the rap game is missing today.