Q-Tip Dedicates Radio Show To His Mother; Says He's Become Her Caretaker

Q-Tip’s life has modified lots within the current months for the reason that Tribe Called Quest rapper has taken a step again from touring and recording to now changing into his mom’s full-time caretaker. The 48-year-old artist shared the information on Instagram with a video explaining how this weekend on Abstract Radio might be devoted to his loving mother. 

“It’s her birthday on December 9. Shouts out to all of the sag’s on the market. My mom suffers with dementia and Alzheimer’s. So I’m going to be taking part in a number of her favourite songs,” he mentioned, as seen under. “The dedication isn’t solely to my mom, however all these on the market who are suffering with dementia and the households who should take care of or handle a liked one who suffers with dementia.”

Q additionally defined how enlightening and vital taking good care of his mom has been. “Being capable of get up along with her day by day and handle her has been eye-opening and inspirational,” he mentioned. “So I hope that this present is inspirational to you. Mom, I like you a lot and this present isn’t sufficient to precise that.”

Watch Q specific his phrases in full under.