Kamaal sits down with ThisIs50 to speak on if he has any regrets, his favorite record, the current state of hip-hop and more.
The Q-Tip heads should be hyped to hear about this one, the project that is Kamaal The Abstract will finally be seeing the light of day on September 15th. Above is a clip where The Abstract himself speaks to Sway of MTV about the album. After the cut you can peep the video in text format and the tracklist (as of now) Since I’m such a nice guy, I’ve added one of the bonus tracks from the album for you to check out…
Download: Damn, You’re Cool – Q-Tip
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When asked if one of his new songs sounds similar to Cameo’s “Candy” Tip beatboxes them both to compare the melodies.
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Pete stays losing at not releasing his Noisemaker’s shows via audio/video/podcast or anything! All we get are these little clips… Ah well, here goes a video of Pete chopping it up with The Abstract about how Tribe formed.
I would have loved to be here, shit looks so dope.
For those that don’t know, Peter Rosenberg holds a night of music and conversation called Noisemakers, this being his third go at it with Q-Tip (the others with DJ Premier & ?uesto) according to Pete “There is lots of bootleg footage popping up and I will try to post as much as I can”, as will we. In the clip above Kamaal speaks on how he was supposed to work with Miles Davis and after the jump is a the story of how he met the late great James “J Dilla” Yancey… Continue reading
This is too fresh, not to mention it was one of my favorite songs in a while. You can download what you hear above, below. Shouts have to go to them dopeboyz for this.
Also, you can hit the jump for an interview the Tipster did with Tim Westwood on Radio 1 where he does a quick run down of his discography history, check it out… Continue reading