Tag: The Roots
Malik B., Founding Member of The Roots, Dead at 47
Black Thought has shared an emotional tribute on Instagram.
Black Thought Announces “Streams of Thought Vol. 3: Cane and Abel” Ft. Pusha T, Portugal. The Man, and More
The next chapter of The Roots co-founder’s solo series also features Killer Mike, ScHoolboy Q, and Swizz Beats.
Live from the Living Room: This Week’s Artist Live Streams (6/22-6/28)
Your weekly itinerary for CDC-approved live music experiences.
The 13th Annual Roots Picnic Is Officially Going Virtual
Questlove, Black Thought, and Michelle Obama will host the live stream event on June 27.
FLOOD Essentials: September 2019 featuring Jenny Hval, Pixies, Vivian Girls, and More
Recent stuff you should get into.
The Roots, “Things Fall Apart” 20th Anniversary Reissue
A record that still “sparks shit” today.
John Legend, “Darkness and Light”
It’s tough to shake the idea that we’re getting the real John Legend for the very first time.
“It’s Called Freedom So We Can Leave”: Robert Glasper on the Mind-Expanding Legacy of Miles Davis
On “Everything’s Beautiful,” the jazz pianist deconstructs Miles’s old recordings, then reassembles them with help from Stevie Wonder, Erykah Badu, KING, Bilal, and more. Here, he talks about how the legend’s legacy extends far beyond jazz.
WATCH: Spike Lee’s Satirical “Chiraq” Gets a Trailer
“I will deny rights of access and entrance.”
Universal Studios Orlando is Building a Jimmy Fallon Ride
Dear Universal Studios, thank you for figuring out how to turn the concept of a man sitting behind a desk into something people will stand in line to experience.
WATCH: Seeing Double? Neil Young Plays “Old Man” With… “Neil Young” On “The Tonight Show”
Jimmy Fallon’s impression of the legend has come full-circle.
Apparently Daniel Radcliffe Can Rap; Proves It By Performing “Alphabet Aerobics” In Its Entirety on “The Tonight Show”
Definitely not Daniel Boringcliffe.