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The Roots

Black Thought Addresses Claims Of Being An Underrated Rapper

The Roots' frontman spoke about his place in Hip-Hop's pantheon.

Black Thought To Aid Black Entrepreneurs As Venture Capital Firm General Partner

The legendary emcee joins the groundbreaking firm to make a way in finance for the Black community.

Tyler Perry Receives Apollo Theater’s Impact Award, Donates $500,000 At Benefit Gala

The evening raised a record-breaking $3.7 million, the largest amount ever raised during this event.

Burna Boy And The Roots To Headline Afropunk’s 2022 Return To Brooklyn

The Roots, Lucky Daye, Freddie Gibbs, and more are all set to perform.

Black Thought Of The Roots Gets Immortalized With His Own Mural In Philadelphia

"This reward overshadows every recognition that I've ever received." Thought said of having his own mural in Philly.

Earth, Wind & Fire, Anthony Hamilton, Mary Mary, And More To Headline Juneteenth Celebration At Hollywood Bowl

The historic event will also feature the first all-Black orchestra to perform at the Hollywood Bowl.

Pusha T Performs “Dreamin Of The Past” With The Roots On ‘The Tonight Show’

The song samples and is named for Donny Hathaway's 1972 cover of John Lennon's "Jealous Guy."

Leonard “Hub” Hubbard, Former Bassist And Founding Member Of The Roots, Dead At 62

At the time of his passing, Hub was reportedly working on a personal project and just completed a composition title "The Awakening."

Mary J. Blige, H.E.R., Rick Ross, And More Set To Headline Jazz In The Gardens

The 15th annual festival returns to Miami Gardens in March after being cancelled two years in a row due to the COVID-19 pandemic.