Beats Rhymes and Life available on DVD!


A portrait of one of the most innovative and influential hip hop bands of all time, the Queens NY collective known as A Tribe Called Quest.

Special Features:

  • Commentary with Director Michael Rapaport
  • Mike’s Journey
  • Bringing Beats to Life
  • On the Red Carpet at the Los Angeles Film Festival Premiere
  • Radio in NYC
  • Group Dynamics
  • Will A Tribe Called Quest Make More Music?
  • A Message From Zulu Nation Featuring Mike G of Jungle Brothers

A Tribe Called Quest has been one of the most commercially successful and artistically significant musical groups in recent history. The band’s sudden break-up in 1998 shocked the industry and saddened the scores of fans, whose appetite for the group’s innovative musical stylings never seem to diminish. This insightful film, directed by Michael Rapaport, takes viewers on a behind-the-scenes journey – chronicling the group’s rise to fame and revealing the stories behind the tensions which erupted in the years to come.

Pre-Order – Ships on or before December 15, 2011

Pre-Order – Ships on or before December 15, 2011