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Video Flashback: The Roots @ Central Park NYC (Marc Ecko’s Save The Rhino’s Event, Summer 2005) (Featuring Mos Def, Talib Kweli, Dice Raw, M-1., & More) (Entire Performance)

The Roots is an American hip hop/neo soul band formed in 1987 by Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter and Ahmir “?uestlove” Thompson in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They are famed for beginning with a jazzy, eclectic approach to hip hop which still includes … Continue reading

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Video Of The Day: ?uestlove & Travis Barker’s Drum Off At The Roots Grammy Session (Feb 2008)

This is the first time I ever seen this.I always respected both of them.Especially Questo being one of my favorite drummers that is living.But this definately brought it up a notch.These guys are bonkers. Drum-off at The Roots Grammy Jam … Continue reading

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Track Of The Day: Sade – Still In Love With You (Thin Lizzy Cover) (Bonus New Music: Homeboy Sandman – I Knew & Daniel Merriweather – A Little Bit Better)

This Sade track actually reminds me why I like music. While Sade gears up for the release of The Hits Collection, the English singer releases “Still In Love With You,” a cover of Irish hard rock band Thin Lizzy’s classic … Continue reading

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Video Of The Day: ?uestlove, Black Thought, & The Copyright Criminals All-Star Band (Eclectic Method & Chuck D , & Clyde Stubblefield) – Fight The Power (Live On Jimmy Fallon)

Via: okayplayer.com Over the last two years there have been some pretty memorable performances on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, this one ranks right near the top for me. Last night, ?uestlove and Black Thought were joined on stage by … Continue reading

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Late Night With Jimmy Fallon: ?uestlove of The Roots vs Charlie Sheen (Video)

I’m pretty much OD’d on that drug called Charlie Sheen.But this is pretty funny.And you can never go wrong with a Roots remix by Brother ?uestlove.

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Flasback : RBTV @ 2008 Roots Picnic (Philly) Featuring J*Davey, Esperanza Spalding, The Randy Watson Experience, Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, Amanda Diva, tU pHAce, Gnarls Barkley, And The Roots

RBTV @ 2008 Roots Picnic Pt 1 of 3 This special “lost” episode hosted by Reelblack TV’s Angela Henry on 6/7/2008 from Philadelphia’s Festival pier. Part 1 features interviews with J*Davey, Esperanza Spalding and James Poyser of the Randy Watson … Continue reading

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The Legendary : A Film About The Roots

Video: The Legendary: A Film About The Roots During the latter part of 2010 Jeff Baraka and I had the opportunity to cover a number of concerts on the Hennessey Artistry Tour with the Legendary Roots Crew. I have always … Continue reading

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