The Roots


More The Roots stories

Music News

The Roots Announce New Album, ‘End Game’

Questlove teased the music on Instagram.


Black Thought Talks Star-Studded ‘Juice’ Screening, Tupac, And The Roots’ Next Album

One of the ‘90s most influential urban films will receive a much-deserved spotlight this weekend. Juice, the seminal 1992 hip-hop-fueled drama, directed by Ernest Dickerson…

Music News

Same Fest, New City: The Roots Picnic Will Hit NYC On October 1 & 2

NYC is getting a seat at the picnic.


It Was A Family Affair When Will, Willow And Jada-Pinkett Smith Graced The Roots Picnic Stage

Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love, will always show love to the Smith clan.


NBA Action: The Roots Offer Motivation On “Champion”

You have to put in the work, dawg.


The Roots’s Annual Pre-Grammy Jam Went Down With John Legend, Kehlani, Nelly, Jeremih & More

VIBE caught the first night of The Roots annual Pre-Grammy Jam.


The Roots’ Ex-Bassest Is Suing Questlove And Black Thought

Former bassist, Leonard "Hub" Hubbard claims Roots' members paid themselves higher salaries.


Adele’s Classroom Instrument Version Of “Hello” Is A Close Second To The Original

See Adele perform a special version of "Hello" with Jimmy Fallon and The Roots.


Interview: The Roots Discuss Martell Collaboration, ‘The Vanguard Series’

The Roots and Martell are still tastemakers.


Interview: The Roots’ Black Thought On Being A “Rap Athlete” & Lipton’s Be More Tea Festival

  A one-on-one with one of The Roots' most thoughtful member.

New Releases

Ed Sheeran And The Roots’ Acoustic ‘Trap Queen’ Cover Is Everything

Sheeran definitely caught the Fetty Wap bug.


Throwback Jams: Sounds Of Protest

A #TBT playlist of protest anthems that demanded change


Throwback Jams: Fire Collaborations

Celebrate #TBT with this old-school playlist of some of the most fire collaborations of the '90s and 2000s.


G-Unit Performs ‘I’m Grown’ On ‘The Tonight Show’ With Jimmy Fallon

G-Unit performs their newest hit 'I'm Grown' from their latest EP, The Beast is G-Unit on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.
1 2 3 4 ... 6