The Roots

Video: Bruce Springsteen and The Roots – E Street Shuffle


Watch Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band crush E Street Shuffle with The Roots.

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Video: Fiona Apple & The Roots – Let Me Roll It


Watch Fiona Apple, Jimmy Fallon and The Roots team up to cover Paul McCartney.

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Video: The Roots Pay Tribute to Beastie Boys & Chuck Brown


The Roots honored two fallen musical legends by covering Paul Revere go-go style.

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Red Hot Organization Tweets Hint at New Album + Collaborations


The HIV and AIDS awareness charity, Red Hot Organization, has tweeted updates from the studio for its upcoming album.

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Tour Dates: Roots Family Picnic


The Roots Picnic and more tour date announcements from the past week.

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The Awesomeness of Questlove: Boss’s Wiggle Waggle


Questlove shows Springsteen how it's done.

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Video: The Roots – Sleep


The Roots give us our first taste of the forthcoming LP undun.

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Intermezzo: Apologetic Fallon Grounds Questlove


Was Questlove wrong to take a shot at a Presidential candidate?

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Questlove Shows Appreciation For Flecktones / Warns OWS


The Roots' drummer loved what he saw from Bela Fleck and the Flecktones.

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The Roots Set to Release First Concept Album


?uestlove takes to Twitter to drop hints on The Roots new album, undun.

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Questlove Sits In With Bustle @ BK Bowl

When Led Zeppelin tribute act Bustle In Your Hedgerow rocked Brooklyn Bowl in February, The Roots drummer Questlove took note of the group and mentioned he would rush the stage if they played In My ...

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Pullin’ ‘Tubes: Booker Makes Progress

Over the last few years, the legendary Booker T. Jones has experienced a bit of a career renaissance thanks in part to a couple of contemporary acts backing the influential organ player on his first ...

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Video: Stephen Colbert Sings Friday on Fallon

Stephen Colbert visited Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night for a special April Fools’ Day rendition of Rebecca Black’s Friday backed by The Roots. Colbert’s performance capped a week of the Fallon-Colbert Project that ...

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Video: Booker T. & The Roots – Everything Is Everything

As we've previously reported, on May 10 the legendary Booker T. Jones will release the follow up to his 2009 Grammy winning album Potato HoleContinue Reading →

Tour Dates: The Roots Picnic

In our continuing effort to keep you up to date on the summer festival season, we bring you news about The Roots Picnic. The one-day fest, hosted by The Roots, will take place on June ...

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