THE ROOTS’ NEXT PROJECT WILL BE A CONCEPT ALBUM FEATURING MANY CHARACTERS
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DICE RAW REPS FOR THE DISENFRANCHISED
Black Thought & Large Professor Share Stories About Nas
Dice Raw & Black Male Engagement Look To Tackle The High Incarceration Rate For Black Male With “M.I.A. Day”
Questlove Of The Roots Shares His Reaction To Zimmerman Trial: “I Ain’t Sh*t”
Questlove Covers His Career In Red Bull Music Academy Lecture
(AllHipHop News) As part of celebrating the nation’s birthday, Wawa, VH1 and the city of Philadelphia have teamed up to the put together the Wawa Welcome America! Festival, billed as “The Largest Free Concert in America.” Joined by Mayor Michael Nutter, the city of Philadelphia will celebrate the 4th of July Jam with a host of artists… Read more »
With the first week of May behind us, AllHipHop.com wants to make sure that some of this summer’s must-see festivals are on your radar. Yes, you may have missed South By Southwest in March and Coachella in April, but beginning this weekend with New York’s Downtown Music Festival, it’s safe to say that you haven’t missed everything… Read more »
BILAL IS BACK AND HE’S BROUGHT LOVE WITH HIM!
(AllHipHop News) The Roots drummer and music producer Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson is about to join other Hip-Hop legends-turned-authors like LL Cool J, Eminem, and Common when he releases his memoir Mo’ Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove on June 18th by Grand Central Publishing. The book, co-written with New Yorker editor Ben Greenman, will be a mixture of… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Legendary Roots crew lyricist Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter is once again set to host the 3rd annual Let’s Move It Philly! benefit event and concert taking place on Saturday, February 16th at Sigma Sound. The event, which is part of a bigger GrassROOTS Community Foundation movement, will benefit young girls’ health and is a… Read more »
THE ROOTS ARE BRINGING A DIVERSE GROUP OF ACTS TO THIS YEAR’S ANNUAL ROOTS PICNIC!
BREATH TAKING: BLACK THOUGHT GIVES THE RUN DOWN ON HIS NEW FILM “YELLING TO THE SKY”