BLACK THOUGHT TO HOST FUNDRAISER CONCERT FOR GIRLS; ALLHIPHOP & OKAYPLAYER HELP THE CAUSE
BLACK THOUGHT, QUESTLOVE, DJ YOUNG GURU AND HAKIM GREEN HELP THE CBC GET YOU #VOTE READY
PHILLY’S 4TH OF JULY BRINGS LAURYN HILL, THE ROOTS, COMMON AND QUEEN LAITFAH TO THE STAGE
ROOTS PICNIC RECAP: A BACKSTAGE CHAT WITH THE GOD MC – RAKIM!!
THE ROOTS PICNIC ALWAYS DELIVERS – AND THIS YEAR WAS NO DIFFERENT! CHECK THE RECAP
(AllHipHop News) Roots affiliate and member of the Money Making Jam Boys, Dice Raw, is prepping the release of his new single ,”Rear Window,” for release tomorrow before this weekend’s 5th Annual Roots Picnic in Philadelphia. Dice, who has appeared on 10 of the Roots’ 11 studio albums, will release the free “Rear Window”, which is… Read more »
OKAYPLAYER RELEASES COMMEMORATIVE “ROOTS PICNIC” MIXTAPE PRIOR TO THIS WEEKEND’S FEST
BLACK THOUGHT TO HOST THIS WEEK’S 20-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE LYRICIST LOUNGE
(AllHipHop News) Today (May 14), The Roots officially announced the full lineup for their 5th Annual Roots Picnic. In addition to the previously announced array of artists, The Roots unveiled a poster detailing all of the acts that will be included on the bill for the Picnic. The poster features a Native American theme, with… Read more »
AHH STRAY NEWS: 50 CENT, AZEALIA BANKS, 4TH OF JULY WITH THE ROOTS & MORE
THE ROOTS ANNOUNCE A HUGE, CROSS-GENRE LINEUP FOR THE ANNUAL “ROOTS PICNIC”
VIDEO: THE ROOTS HOST A SPECIAL DAY – AND NIGHT – TO RAISE FUNDS FOR PHILLY GIRLS IN NEED!
NAS LIVE VERSION OF “NASTY” BACKED BY THE ROOTS!
DICE RAW OF THE ROOTS INVITED US TO PHILLY FOR A RAP HISTORY LESSON!
THE ROOTS HAVE BEEN THERE, DONE THAT…BLACK THOUGHT IS PROOF! CHECK OUR EXCLUSIVE!
BLACK THOUGHT IS ONE OF THE BEST…DON’T BELIEVE IT? LET HIM TELL YOU!
ALLHIPHOP.COM’S “TOP 40 ALBUMS OF 2011”! THE LIST IS HERE!!
(AllHipHop News) Carson Daly’s New Years Eve celebration has tapped Drake, The Roots and Cee Lo Green to hit the stage in Times Square to ring in 2012. The celebration, which will also feature the likes of Tony Bennett, Jessie J. and “Curb Your Enthusiasm” actor J.B. Smoove, will compete with several other networks, though… Read more »
DRAKE’S “TAKE CARE” NEARS PLATINUM & THE ROOTS CREATE MAGIC FOR THE 13TH TIME!
THE WEEKLY NUMBERS ARE IN! SEE WHO’S SELLING DURING THE HOLIDAYS!
PHILADELPHIA’S LEGENDARY ROOTS CREW HAS A STORY TO TELL ON “UNDUN” – THE REVIEW IS IN!
KANYE WEST LANDS SEVEN GRAMMY NODS…BUT WAS HE SNUBBED FOR ALBUM OF THE YEAR?
HOLIDAY SALES, HAPPY RAPPERS! CHECK OUT THIS WEEK’S “CHARTWATCH” HERE!
PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE MICHELE BACHMANN CALLS FOR NBC TO DISCIPLINE QUESTLOVE!
THE ROOTS ANNOUNCE EXCLUSIVE DATES FOR THEIR NEW CONCEPT ALBUM!
(AllHipHop News) Iconic Philadephia hip-hop band the Roots will be honored on South Street in Philadelphia with a mural, which is set to be completed in July of 2012. The mural will be located next to a place where Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter and Amir “?uestlove” Thompson honed their skills on their way to become… Read more »
P(AllHipHop News) Despite a busy schedule of performing as the house band on the Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and also taking part in the Pre-Emmy Awards jam session, the Philadelphia based hip-hop band, The Roots, are releasing a new album on Island Def Jam. The project, which drops on December 6th this year, is… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) A conference designed to educate youth about the music industry will feature the legendary rapper Black Thought of The Roots as the cornerstone of the event, which takes place this weekend. The 3rd Regional Academic and Cultural Collaborative (RACC 2011) will be held October 14th and 15th and features the Philadelphia rapper as… Read more »