The singer interviewed the rapper for his radio present.
Who knew that Elton John was an enormous fan of A Tribe Called Quest? Tribe rapper Q-Tip was just lately a visitor on John’s Beats 1 radio present, Rocket Hour. From the onset of the interview, the singer sings Q-Tip’s praises, calling him a “legend in music” and claims he is been a superfan of the “laid again [however funky” group a long time. “If you don’t know A Tribe Called Quest, you’re silly,” John stated. “But in case you take heed to [‘Electric Relaxation’, you’ll perceive why I rave about them.”
To obtain such excessive accolades from the likes of Elton John one thing that Q simply could not absorb. “Can I simply say one thing? I actually pinch myself whenever you say that one thing that I did is a favourite monitor,” Q-Tip said. “I’m similar to nonetheless form of like, ‘Am I dreaming?’ I really feel like I’m in a unique universe.” The two artists collaborated on “Solid Wall of Sound,” a monitor from the ultimate Tribe file, We Got It From Here…Thank You four Your Service, in 2016.
“I used to be so blissful to play that,” John stated. “That’s the place we first met you got here to London, and we did a monitor within the studio, and it was such an enormous honor for me. I used to be so excited. I simply completely love this. This is such a takedown of what’s happening…That is such an awesome monitor. The album is a unbelievable file. If you’re gonna bow out with a file, you higher do one thing like that.”
“Thank you a lot for being part of our final file,” Q-Tip replied. “It meant a lot to me. And simply how every thing ended.” John replied, “I’d like to do one thing with you. I can’t wait to listen to some new stuff from you and what you’re producing. You’re good. I like you. You are the very best.”
The interview wasn’t nearly these two pouring out compliments to at least one one other. Q-Tip additionally stated that there are some solo initiatives he has within the works, in addition to music that he is been engaged on with R&B diva Mary J. Blige, so keep tuned.