Thursday, October 30, 2014

A (Very) Brief Conversation: Posdnuos

The members of De La Soul clearly have respect and reverence for hip hop pioneers. If you pay close attention to their lyrics, you'll hear reference, and homages to artists and songs of yesteryear.

Hobo Scratch came up on the shuffle recently, and when the 'world tour...' line dropped, I thought about De La Soul and wondered to myself:

"Did they come up with the idea for using this line on A Tribe Called Quest's Award Tour?"

"I mean, Dave did do the hook, so it wouldn't surprise me."

"Actually, I'm willing to bet they did."

 So, I put it out there:

Got a reply today from Pos:

So, there it is.

Thanks for reading.