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Ludacris, Rapsody, Tank And The Bangas To Perform At Bud Light’s ‘The Roots And Friends’ SXSW Jam
With SXSW officially starting this week, The Roots Crew is heading back to the city of Austin to hit the stage once again (and with special guests) at…
Dave Chappelle, The Diplomats And Lil Uzi Vert Will Headline The 2018 Roots Picnic
Jadakiss, Rapsody, Fabolous and Goldlink will also be on hand for the June 2nd festival in Philadelphia.
Black Thought Says He Essentially Started “Mumble Rap”
Black Thought kicked it off a long time ago.
Erykah Badu Revives Fela Kuti’s Message On ‘The Tonight Show’
Mystical songstress, Erykah Badu, is known for imparting wisdom.
Wu-Tang Clan Performs “My Only One” On ‘The Tonight Show’
The Saga Continues on 'The Tonight Show' with Jimmy Fallon.
Movies & TV
The Roots Teach A ‘Schoolhouse Rock’-Style History Lesson About Slavery On ‘Black-ish’
The ABC sitcom's season premiere was all about Juneteenth.
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The 10th Annual Roots Picnic Was The Perfect Start To Black Music Month
Spanning a decade of administering good vibes, this year's Roots Picnic looked toward the future of rap without neglecting to place a spotlight on its…
Black Thought To Release ‘Roots Picnic’ Limited Edition Sneaker With Clear Weather
To celebrate the festival's 10th anniversary, the MC is doing something fashionably different.
Migos Replace Metro Boomin’s “Bad And Boujee” Beat With Office Supplies On ‘Jimmy Fallon’
The Migos are coming to an office near you.
SXSW 2017: The Roots Welcome T.I., Rae Sremmurd, Brandy And More At Bud Light Jam Session
The night was epic.
SXSW Welcomes Texas Edition Of The Roots’ Jam Session Powered By Bud Light
Bud Lights "Famous Among Friends" campaign will bring out out some of musics finest.
The Star-Studded ‘Roots Picnic’ Bill To Feature Solange, Pharrell, Mobb Deep And More
The Roots will take thier annual picnic out to Philly
Jidenna, D.M.C, Michael B. Jordan Join The Roots For “Evolution Of Greatness” All-Star Introduction
What a way to kick off the East vs. West game.
The Roots, Jimmy Fallon, Cast of ‘Sing,’ Paul McCartney Perform “Wonderful Christmastime”
The collective brought this holiday classic back to life.
It’s Lit: The Roots Set To Kick Off NBA All-Star Game 2017
The Grammy Award-winning group will be taking center stage and warming up the crowd early next year.
Around The Web
UPenn Law Prof. Loses Teaching Duties After Saying…
Tenured professor Amy Wax will reportedly not be allowed to teach a required course next semester.
An Alabama Sheriff Took $750K Meant To Feed Inmates…
And according to reports, it was perfectly legal.
California High School Teacher Accidentally Fires Gun…
Dennis Alexander has been placed on administrative leave after pointing a gun at the ceiling, and ceiling fragments were lodged in a student's neck.
Ex-Professor Who Embezzled $380,000 From University…
Deborah Pierce was indicted for fraud charges in 2016.
Looks Like Lloyd Banks Isn’t Retiring From Rap After All
March 17, 2018 - 1:10 pm
“I hope all these outlets support me when I drop,” Banks said.
V Books: Prof. Keisha N. Blain Shows How Black Women ‘Set the World on Fire’
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