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A Tribe Called Quest 'The Low End Theory' 25th Anniversary Mixtape mixed by Chris Read

A Tribe Called Quest 'The Low End Theory' 25th Anniversary Mixtape mixed by Chris Read

About the show

Playing tracks by

Simba & Milton Gulli, Gary Bartz, Average White Band, Jack Dejohnettes, A Tribe Called Quest and more.

Chart positions

This upload was 1st in the #funk chart, 2nd in the #jazz chart and 4th in the #hip hop chart.

Today (24th September 2016) marks the 25th Anniversary of the release of A Tribe Called Quest's classic sophomore LP 'The Low End Theory'. Alongside 1993's 'Midnight Marauders', the album vies for pole position on most Tribe fans' lists of the group's best LPs. The album also marks a pivotal moment in the group's evolution, with founding member Jairobi departing to pursue the culinary arts, Phife steps to the fore as Q Tip's principal companion on the mic. The album's sample material draws heavily on jazz pairing the likes of Cannonball Adderley, Art Blakey and Jack McDuff with pounding drums and, of course, pushing the low end.

In keeping with tradition, we've teamed up with www.mixcloud.com/WaxPoetics to present this exclusive mix of album tracks, alt versions, interview snippets and, naturally, original sample material, mixed by www.mixcloud.com/ChrisReadSubstance.

Browse more ATCQ samples here: http://www.whosampled.com/A-Tribe-Called-Quest/

Comments

DJ_T1M
DJ_T1M

Really like this mix. Check the Tribe references in this mix too. Dope! https://www.mixcloud.com/DJ_T1M/sunday-morning-selector/

Shutta Mixtapes

ATCQ ftw! 😎

Corinne Hann
Corinne Hann

😊

Mark Moussa
Mark Moussa

This is SICK!!

pnut78
pnut78

Do you have a download link since it says I can't play it in the US region

owla
owla

this is fire

MistaTwist

Man, I love this mix. Nice one!

Hugh Ogilvie

Memories never fade.

Yohan Peru

Cool!!!😎😎

Mat Lister

Chillin on a Sunday morning just what the doctor ordered!