DE LA SOUL...pioneers is an understatement!

De La Soul

"On Sunday, October 11, Atlanta's A3C Festival celebrated De La Soul Day, 24 hours dedicated to the Long Island group's 26-year history of going against the grain. As part of the four-day hip-hop fest, the agenda included an hour-long conversation with members Posdnuos, Dave and Maseo, followed by a concert of roughly two-dozen catalog-spanning numbers."

Check out the rest of the story at the Rolling Stone website.