People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm is the debut album by alternative hip hop group A Tribe Called Quest, released on April 17, 1990 on Jive Records. After forming the Native Tongues collective and collaborating on several projects, A Tribe Called Quest began recording sessions for People's Instinctive Travels in late 1989 at Calliope Studios with completion reached in early 1990. The album's laid back production encompassed a diverse range of samples which functioned as a template for the group's unorthodox lyrics.
People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm was met with acclaim from professional music critics and the hip-hop community on release, and was eventually certified gold in the United States. Its recognition has extended over the years as it's widely regarded as a central album in Alternative hip-hop with its unconventional production and lyricism. It's also credited for influencing many artists in both hip-hop and R&B.
|A1||Push It Along||7:42|
|A2||Luck Of Lucien||4:32|
|B1||I Left My Wallet In El Segundo||4:06|
|B4||Can I Kick It?||4:52|
|C1||Rhythm (Devoted To The Art Of Moving Butts)||3:33|
|C3||Ham 'N' Eggs||3:54|
|C4||Go Ahead In The Rain||3:54|
|D1||Description Of A Fool||5:41|
|D3||Bonita Applebum (Pharrell Williams Remix)||3:53|
|D4||Can I Kick It? (J. Cole Remix)||2:49|