The Roots have been ambassadors for Philadelphia in Hip-Hop and world culture overall since hitting the scene in 1993, now The City of Brotherly Love recently decided to reciprocate by dedicating a mural to them in their honor.Read more →
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New York is one of America’s major media markets, and Mayor Michael Bloomberg has announced the opening of a new center to help bolster that fact.
The Roots drummer joined Bloomberg Tuesday in the announcement of the Made In NY Media Center.…Read more →
With some help from The Roots band, Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa performed their catchy single ‘Young, Wild & Free’ live onRead more →
The Late Night With Jimmy Fallon show was the setting for Wu-Tang Clan member Method Man to connect with The Roots for a performance of Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) track “Protect Ya Neck.” Watch.Read more →
According to Rolling Stone, Questlove, drummer of legendary hip-hop group The Roots, is working on a book that will be part memoir, part cultural study.Read more →
Wale returned to “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” for the first televised performance of his new single “Bad.”
The Maybach Music rapper was joined by The Roots and singer-songwriter Tiara Thomas, who played guitar and provided vocals. Watch.
Meek Mill & Kirko Bangz made their late-night debut on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” The MMG MC performed his single “Young & Gettin’ It” with some help from Kirko Bangz, The Roots, and Funkmaster Flex. Watch.Read more →
Flo Rida and the legendary The Roots perform ‘Good Feeling’ on Jimmy Fallon’s special in Indianapolis. The host also announced that the single will be no. 1 on Top 40 chart next week.Read more →
In his first performance in the U.S. in over 12 years, D’Angelo joined The Roots in a surprise performance at Bonnaroo.Read more →
The Roots drummer Ahmir “?uestlove” Thompson can now add “professor” to his résumé. According to a response tweet from yesterday, the Roots’ drummer will co-teach a course called “Classic Albums” at NYU.Read more →
Cee-Lo Green brought along a little Christmas spirit as he visited “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” Cee-Lo joined The Roots to perform his soulful track from his holiday album CeeLo’s Magic Moment. Watch.Read more →
T.I. linked up with The Roots for an energetic performance of “Ball” for ‘Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.’ Watch.Read more →