Last year at Hip Hop Honors we saluted the inventiveness of A Tribe Called Quest. On the cusp of this year’s show Phife Dawg himself sent a shout out to the royalty being celebrated, Cypress HIll, De La Soul, Naughty By Nature, and Slick Rick, Too $hort. Check the very end. Dude does a decent Slick Rick impression.
Watch Hip Hop Honors 2008 on VH1 on Monday, October 6, 10 pm ET.