Alive and Kickin’: Jazz Is Dead’s Ali Shaheed Muhammad maintains a vital pulse When A Tribe Called Quest emerged in the early 1990s, the band was at the forefront of an innovative new… This content is available to subscribers only. To continue reading, please login or start a FREE 14-Day Digital Subscription. Bundle your subscription with our award-winning print magazine here. Join Our Email Newsletter Join thousands of other jazz enthusiasts and get new music, artists, albums, events and more delivered to your inbox. Sign Up Now!