The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. phife dawg

    A Tribe Called Quest’s Phife Dawg Dies at Age 45

    “I have my good days and I have my bad days,” Malik Taylor said late last year, just months before the rapper known as Phife Dawg succumbed to complications of diabetes on Tuesday. Considered wildly underrated by many hip-hop enthusiasts, Taylor featured on all five A Tribe Called Quest studio albums before the band’s breakup in 1998, but failing health limited his solo work in recent years. His family says they’ll never forget how “he impacted all our lives,” and fans are applauding his artistic style.

This story is part of The Presidential Daily Brief

view full edition