Phife Dawg being honored w/ memorial in Queens; Q-Tip pays tribute on “Abstract Radio” w/ Andre 5000, Chuck D & more
A Tribe Called Quest will be honoring Phife Dawg, who died in March, with a special memorial at St. Albans Memorial Park in Queens, NY on Monday, April 4 at 10:30 AM.(Via Pitchfork.) They’re calling it “The Celebration of Phife” and “The first 200 fans to arrive will receive something very special!”
In other news, Q-Tip paid tribute to Phife on his Beats 1 show “Abstract Radio” with a two-hour mix of ATCQ songs, plus interviews tributes from André 3000, Big Boi, Kendrick Lamar, El-P, Chuck D, and more. You can listen to that here.