De La Soul - Pioneering Hip-Hop Hippies
Arriving in the midst of the golden age of hip-hop in the 1980s, these
respected rappers have outlasted all fads and fashions in their field to be considered one of the genre's all-time greats.
out one of their rollicking live show and you'll be seeing three pioneers who still perform at the peak of their powers, despite
having been in the game for decades. Buy De La Soul tickets today to find out why they're so revered by fans, critics and
De La Soul Biography - Rap Pioneers Through and Through
When Kelvin Mercer, David Jude Jolicoer
and Vincent Mason met in high school in Long Island, few people would guess that together they would go on to become one of
the most influential hip-hop acts of all time. But just two years after they formed, they released 1989's 3 Feet High And
Rising, an undisputed masterpiece which is still considered one of the greatest albums - in any genre - of all time. Featuring
signature song 'The Magic Number', the album showcased a hippy-esque take on hip-hop that was at odds with the macho standards
The trio went on to blaze a trail through the '90s with three more albums, then received a critical resurgence
with 2000's Art Official Intelligence: Mosaic Thump, featuring the smash single 'All Good' with a guest spot by Chaka Khan.
More recently they have been feted by musical chameleon Damon Albarn, who enlisted them to play support slots and guest with
him live on stage in arenas across the world for Gorillaz' Plastic Beach tour.
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