This morning, the 2018 Grammy Award nominations were revealed. Notably absent from the list were A Tribe Called Quest, who received zero nominations for their final album We got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your service, which was issued at the end of 2016 and eligible for this year’s awards. Q-Tip has now responded on Twitter, “Fuck da grammys” He also posted four videos to Instagram, elaborating, “We were the most black, cultured group out.
In the videos, Tip also mentioned Tribe’s powerful performance at the 2017 Grammys. “I’m sick of y’all fuckin’ Grammy niggas, man. Ya’ll get us get out there to perform last year and close and shit, and y’all don’t get us no fucking nominations?” Find Q-Tip’s tweet and videos below. Pitchfork has contacted A Tribe Called Quest’s representatives for further comment.
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