“Help me accomplish these things in his name,” Jarobi wrote on his personal Facebook page. “Start a petition. I don’t know. Something.”
Fans did start a petition for the parks renaming which currently has over 7,000 supporters out of the 10,000 needed.
Since the Five Foot Assassin’s passing, the amount of love and support from fans and the entertainment world has been more than overwhelming. Q-Tip dedicated a two-hour tribute segment to Phife on his Abstract Radio show on Apple Music’s Beats One. The segment not only included studio and live mixes of Tribe’s music but also recorded words from the likes ofKendrick Lamar, OutKast and Chuck D among others detailing how Phife’s lyricism inspired their careers.