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The Roots’ SXSW Cancelled After Bomb Threat

by Festival March 17, 2018

This post was originally published on this siteThe Roots & Friends show at SXSW was canceled Saturday night (March 16) because of security issues. More »

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Kali Uchis Announces Album, Plays Fallon With Tyler, The Creator

by Festival March 15, 2018

This post was originally published on this siteColombian-American singer Kali Uchis just officially announced her debut album, Isolation, and last night, she went on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to perform the Tyler, The Creator/Bootsy Collins collab “After The…

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Black Thought’s Funkmaster Flex Freestyle Is Incredible

by Festival December 14, 2017

This post was originally published on this siteBlack Thought can do a lot of things. He’s a key part of the greatest late-night house band in TV history. He’s been singing a lot lately. He just played a pimp on…

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Watch Wu-Tang Clan & The Roots Perform “My Only One” On Fallon

by Festival October 14, 2017

This post was originally published on this siteWu-Tang Clan were the musical guests on Friday night’s episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. With help from the Roots, a Wu lineup of RZA, Ghostface Killah, Cappadonna, and Steven Latorre…

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The Roots Executive Producing TV Version Of “Rap Yearbook”

by Festival July 30, 2017

This post was originally published on this site THE ROOTS EXECUTIVE PRODUCING NEW HIP-HOP DOC READ MORE!

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The Roots – “It Ain’t Fair”

by Festival July 27, 2017

This post was originally published on this sitePhiladelphia natives the Roots have teamed up with New York City-based singer Bilal for the soundtrack of the forthcoming Kathryn Bigelow-directed film Detroit, about the city’s 1967 12th Street riot. Despite the artists’…

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Dave Chappelle Extends Radio City Residency with Chance the Rapper, Lauryn Hill and more

by Festival June 28, 2017

This post was originally published on this siteDave Chappelle recently announced a huge 10-night residency at New York’s Radio City Music Hall, and even more dates have been added to the event! Kicking off on August 1st, the residency will…

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Dave Chappelle Taps The Roots, Childish Gambino and Chris Rock For NYC Residency

by Festival June 14, 2017

This post was originally published on this site DAVE CHAPPELLE STAGING ALL-STAR NEW YORK RESIDENCY

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Rae Sremmurd Celebrates Swae Lee’s Birthday By Performing “Swang” On ‘The Tonight Show’ (VIDEO)

by Festival June 08, 2017

This post was originally published on this site WATCH THE DUO PERFORM WITH THE ROOTS

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Rae Sremmurd Celebrates Swae Lee’s Birthday By Performing “Swang” On ‘The Tonight Show’ (VIDEO)

by Festival June 08, 2017

This post was originally published on this site WATCH THE DUO PERFORM WITH THE ROOTS

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Black Thought Drops New Sneak To Celebrate The Roots Picnic

by Festival May 30, 2017

This post was originally published on this site BLACK THOUGHT DROPS A NEW SNEAKER…READ MORE!

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The Roots, Paul McCartney & More Cover “Wonderful Christmastime” on ‘Fallon’

by Festival December 21, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteGet in the holiday mood. The post The Roots, Paul McCartney & More Cover “Wonderful Christmastime” on ‘Fallon’ appeared first on 2DOPEBOYZ.

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Watch Jimmy Fallon, Paul McCartney, & The Cast Of Sing Perform “Wonderful Christmastime” A Cappella

by Festival December 21, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteJimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show has produced another fun a cappella one-off. Whereas last year Fallon got the cast of The Force Awakens to sing the Star Wars theme, this time he brought together…

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‘The Hamilton Mixtape’ Featuring The Roots, Nas & More Opens At #1 On Album Chart

by Festival December 12, 2016

This post was originally published on this site(AllHipHop News) The Broadway play Hamilton: An American Musical has been a cultural phenomenon. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s creation won a Grammy Award, a Pulitzer Prize, and 11 Tony Awards. The success of the Hip Hop musical led…

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Watch Riz Ahmed Rap About Star Wars On The Tonight Show

by Festival December 08, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteRiz Ahmed is one hell of an actor, and later this year, he’ll follow up his memorable star turn as Naz on The Night Of by playing a character named Bohdi Rook in…

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Watch Nintendo Composer Shigeru Miyamoto & The Roots Play The Super Mario Bros. Theme

by Festival December 08, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteShigeru Miyamoto is the video game designer and producer who created Super Mario. Last night, he joined Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show to chat about the forthcoming smart phone game Super Mario…

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Watch The Roots, Busta Rhymes, & Joell Ortiz Do Hamilton’s “My Shot” On The Tonight Show

by Festival December 06, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteLast week, Lin-Manuel Miranda released The Hamilton Mixtape, on which famous rap and pop stars took on the songs from Miranda’s hit Broadway musical Hamilton and made those songs their own. Billboard reports…

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Stream ‘The Hamilton Mixtape’ w/ Chance the Rapper, Nas, The Roots & More

by Festival December 02, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteOf all the fame Lin-Manuel Miranda has earned from his critically acclaimed… The post Stream ‘The Hamilton Mixtape’ w/ Chance the Rapper, Nas, The Roots & More appeared first on 2DOPEBOYZ.

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Watch Car Seat Headrest Play The Tonight Show With Members Of The Roots

by Festival December 01, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteIn Teens Of Denial, Car Seat Headrest made one of the best indie rock albums of the year. And when you make one of the best indie rock albums of the year, you…

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Questlove Talks His Appreciation For 90’s Hip Hop (VIDEO)

by Festival November 28, 2016

This post was originally published on this site(AllHipHop News) The Roots are one of the standout Hip Hop acts to emerge from the 1990’s. In an interview with Pitchfork, the group’s drummer Questlove talked about his appreciation for the rap…

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Watch Metallica, The Roots, & Jimmy Fallon Play “Enter Sandman” On Toy Instruments

by Festival November 17, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteWe have officially reached the point where Metallica, the kings of ’80s thrash, have become adorable. Tomorrow, Metallica will release their proudly old-school new album Hardwired… To Self Destruct. And on last night’s…

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Watch Daveed Diggs & Black Thought Rap About Voting On Fallon

by Festival November 08, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteBack in spring, when he was still waiting to win his Tony for Hamilton, clipping. rapper Daveed Diggs showed off his fast-rap skills on The Tonight Show. That was when there wasn’t a…

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Watch Alicia Keys Perform “Blended Family” With Young M.A & The Roots On Fallon

by Festival November 05, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteAlicia Keys just released her new album Here, and last night, she stopped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to perform her single “Blended Family (What You Do For Love).” Although A$AP…

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The Roots – “My Shot” f. Busta Rhymes & Joell Ortiz

by Festival November 04, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteOff of the mixtape version of the Hamilton soundtrack. The post The Roots – “My Shot” f. Busta Rhymes & Joell Ortiz appeared first on 2DOPEBOYZ.

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