Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest

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Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest
Beats Rhymes & Life poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Michael Rapaport
Produced by A Tribe Called Quest
Robert Benavides
Debra Koffler
Eric Matthies
Frank Mele
Edward Parks
Starring A Tribe Called Quest
Music by Madlib
Cinematography Robert Benavides
Edited by Lenny Mesina
Production
company
Rival Pictures
Om Films
Distributed by Sony Pictures Classics
Release dates
Running time
97 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Box office $1,200,326[1]

Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest, is a 2011 documentary film about the music group A Tribe Called Quest, directed by Michael Rapaport. The film was released on July 8, 2011, by Sony Pictures Classics.

Soundtrack[edit]

An official soundtrack album was not released, but the existing 1999 compilation album The Anthology was promoted as the accompanying album in the trailer, despite only half of the songs featuring in the soundtrack.[citation needed]

The full songs featured (in order) are as follows. All songs are performed by A Tribe Called Quest unless stated otherwise:

Reception[edit]

Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest has received largely positive reviews from critics with a current 91% "fresh" rating on Rotten Tomatoes based on 56 reviews.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest (2011)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 29 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest". Rotten Tomatoes. 2012-01-19. Retrieved 2012-06-26. 

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