is an American hip hop
duo made up of rapper Gift of Gab
(born Tim Parker) and DJ
/producer Chief Xcel
(born Xavier Mosley). They are noted for Gift of Gab's often fast-paced, multi-syllabic, complex rhymes and Chef Xcel's diverse range of beats. The pair have released three full-length albums (1999's Nia
, 2002's Blazing Arrow
and 2005's The Craft
). Their song Alphabet Aerobics covers the entire alphabet from A to Z.