De La Soul on Formation of Group and Bringing Balance to Rap (Flashback)

In this VladTV Flashback, De La Soul spoke on how they formed the legendary group, along with the initial response they received upon breaking into the music world.

The late Dave Jolicoeur went on to say “When we first came out people kinda embraced it. It wasn’t as if [the genre] was oversaturated with boasting rap or gangsta rap, or anything like that. I think we just formed a balance that people just naturally embraced.” Take a look above.