New Phife Dawg Song “Nutshell” To Debut On Beats 1 Radio

In the wake of Malik “Phife Dawg” Taylor’s untimely death, die-hard Tribe Called Quest fans have no doubt been re-playing the group’s albums dissecting, reminiscing and most importantly appreciating the wordplay of the Five Foot Assassin.

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To honor Phife’s life, legacy and love for his fans, it’s been announced his new single “Nutshell” would debut Tuesday (April 5) on Beats 1 Radio. “Phife loved his fans, and was so excited for them to hear his new music. I feel like he would have wanted it this way,” Phife’s wife Deisha said.

Deisha and longtime friend and manager Dion Liverpool decided they would release the J Dilla produced song which Liverpool says “displays Phife’s legendary wordplay as he describes himself, in a nutshell, so to speak.”

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The new song was recorded for his new album. Watch the video teaser below.