Q-Tip News & Features

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Q-Tip, Mark Ronson & DJ Spinna Pay Homage to Michael Jackson at Nokia Theater [Exclusive Coverage]

New York, NY-- This past Saturday evening, three talented DJs celebrated the late Michael Jackson's birthday with a party at New York’s Nokia Theater. Over the course of the event, Mark Ronson, DJ Spinna and Q-Tip danced,... Read More
Posted 5 years ago
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Q-Tip Performs “Renaissance” Release Show In Philadelphia [Video]

Philadelphia, PA -- Last night, abstract poet Q-Tip treated Philadelphian MySpace users to an intimate show celebrating the release of his new solo album, The Renaisannce, which found a warm reception when it landed in the... Read More
Posted 5 years ago
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DJBooth Speaks with The Cool Kids, Brook Lopez, Before Bounce Tour Kickoff [Exclusive]

Chicago, IL -- This week, co-headliners Q-Tip and The Cool Kids will kick off the 4th Annual 2K Sports Bounce Tour. The event, which the popular video game manufacturer describes as a “convergence of music, sports and... Read More
Posted 5 years ago
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J.Period & Q-Tip Release “Q-Tip For President” Freestyle; Announce Joint Project

New York, NY -- By now, we're all aware of who our new President Elect is. On a newly-released freestyle, "Q-Tip for President," Q-Tip, who just yesterday released his latest album, The Renaissance. gives his take on the... Read More
Posted 5 years ago
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Busta Rhymes & Pac Div Rock the Mic at NYC’s Knitting Factory [Exclusive Coverage]

New York, NY -- On the night of his baby’s birthday, Busta Rhymes took the stage at New York City’s Knitting Factory to throw some excitement into the frigid city air. Special Guests Pac Div opened the show with their... Read More
Posted 5 years ago
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Q-Tip Presents “Move” Video, Preps Album Release for November 4

New York, NY-- A Tribe Called Quest alumnus Q-Tip, has released a brand new video for "Move," off his latest solo effort, The Renaissance. Since the project drops on November 4th, fans of both Q-Tip and representative... Read More
Posted 5 years ago
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VH1 Hip Hop Honors Afterparty Brings Hip Hop Legends Together in NYC [Exclusive Coverage]

The annual VH1 Hip Hop Honors show added another page to its rap sheet last night. Legends Cypress Hill, De La Soul, Naughty By Nature, Slick Rick, and Too Short were this year's honorees, and their legacies were given proper... Read More
Posted about 6 years ago
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Q-Tip Performs for Maximum Capacity at NYC’s Knitting Factory [Exclusive Coverage]

New York, NY -- The outside of Tribeca’s Knitting Factory appeared to be just that, as the seemingly mile-long ball of yarn that was Q-Tip’s enthusiasts wrapped around the entrance to his free show. Fresh off of the Rock... Read More
Posted about 6 years ago
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Knitting Factory Holds G.O.O.D. Music All-Star Showcase [Exclusive Coverage]

New York, NY -- The star-studded affair that was The Knitting Factory’s G.O.O.D Music takeover on Tuesday held a plethora of surprises, as Kanye West and Q-Tip joined Consequence, KiD CuDi and Big Sean on stage for a mix of... Read More
Posted 6 years ago
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A Tribe Called Quest, Jay-Z, Nas & Friends Rock New York’s Bells [Exclusive Coverage]

New York, NY -- Rock The Bells invaded New York’s Jones Beach Amphitheater on Sunday, and DJ Booth was there for a most memorable show. Q-Tip Pumps Up The Crowd (Photo by: PNP / WENN) The crowd was amped all afternoon for... Read More
Posted 6 years ago
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Q-Tip Joins Rock The Bells, Reunites with A Tribe Called Quest

New York, NY- April 22, 2008- Grammy award-winning, hip-hop pioneer Q-Tip hits the road in July on the Rock the Bells tour in support of his highly-anticipated new album The Renaissance- out this summer via Universal Motown.... Read More
Posted 6 years ago
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Smirnoff Signature Mix Series To Feature Re-Worked Classics By Common, Q-Tip & More

New York, NY -- Beginning this month, the makers of Smirnoff vodka are launching an exciting new Smirnoff Signature Mix Series, a campaign pairing three acclaimed rappers with contemporary beat-maestros to create new versions... Read More
Posted 6 years ago
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Q-Tip Joined by Special Guest Stevie Wonder at the Key Club in Los Angeles Last Night

New York, NY -- Fans in Los Angeles eagerly awaiting Q-Tip's return to the stage Sunday night at the Key Club were given an unexpected treat when legendary artist Stevie Wonder took to the stage. Together, they performed a... Read More
Posted 6 years ago
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Q-Tip Added To “Jazz in the Hip Hop Generation” Symposium

Hampton, Va. -- For the past six years, Lessons in Jazz (LIJ) radio hosts Montez "The Whiz" Martin, Kevin "The Moose" Anderson, and Marcel "Big Cel" Canady have educated Hampton Roads listeners through music, history lessons... Read More
Posted 7 years ago