In many ways, Tha Alkaholiks were a critical, often overlooked part of the 1990s West Coast Underground movement. Acts like Freestyle Fellowship, Hieroglyphics, and The Pharcyde were instrumental forces—unifying multiple
Dilated Peoples, comprised of DJ Babu, Rakaa, and Evidence, formed together in 1992 and have gone through some turmoil between themselves and their mainstream label affiliation with Capitol Records throughout
Dilated Peoples’ comeback/reunion album, Directors Of Photography, is now due on August 12. The trio’s departure from the major label system and simultaneous arrival at Rhymesayers Entertainment seemingly changes nothing.