Due November 11, the project will feature verses from founding member Malik “Phife Dawg” Taylor, who died in March at just 45 years old.
In a handwritten note, Q-Tip says that the group’s November 2015 performance—their first televised show in 18 years—inspired them to get back into the studio. “The energy for us that night was one that we hadn’t experienced on stage together in some time! … As we left 30 Rock, I felt the need, we all did, to get back to the studio and start that cook up!! So we got to it!!
Read the announcement below, then get ready to kick it.