The Roots are an American hip hop/neo soul band, formed in 1987 by Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter and Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The Roots are known for a jazzy and eclectic approach to hip-hop featuring live musical instruments. Malik B., Leonard "Hub" Hubbard, and Josh Abrams were added to the band (formerly named "The Square Roots").
- Clips (2)Latest ClipInterview - Cody ChesnuTT
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- Events6 Jun - Heaton Park, Manchester, UK
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- Interview - Cody ChesnuTThttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02clq5b.jpg2012-12-23T13:00:00ZCody ChesnuTT has released his first album in ten years and he joins Huey to chat tunes and ride on lawnmowers.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/80b3cf5e-18fe-4c59-98c7-e5bb87210710?clipfocus=p0131brhSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 11 mins
Interview - Cody ChesnuTT
- ?uestlove stops by!http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02cc5vp.jpg2011-09-21T23:00:02Z?uestlove of The Roots dropped by to chat to Westwoodhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/80b3cf5e-18fe-4c59-98c7-e5bb87210710?clipfocus=p00km81bSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 11 mins
?uestlove stops by!
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