Essence Fest 2022: The Roots, The Isley Brothers, and New Edition Showcased the Continued Power of Hip Hop
On the final night of the New Orleans-based outing, three of the most special live performers put on for the culture in a major way.
Bell Biv Devoe, Khalid, Michelle Obama & More Champion Black Excellence at CNN’s ‘Juneteenth: A Global Celebration of Freedom’
The live broadcast also honored the life and continuing legacy of Opal Lee, the “Grandmother of Juneteenth.”
Burna Boy, The Roots, Lucky Daye Announced to Perform at AfroPunk 2022
The festival is set to take place September 10th and 11th.
Roots Picnic 2022: Durand Bernarr, J. Period, DJ Jazzy Jeff & More Celebrate the Culture in Philly
60,000-plus tickets were sold for the 15th annual festival of Black music on the eve of hip hop’s 50th anniversary.
Mary J. Blige, Wizkid, Jazmine Sullivan, Kirk Franklin And More To Headline The Legendary Roots Picnic
“This year, the picnic is a love letter to Philly. Thank you for supporting us for 15 years,” the Grammy Award-winning group wrote on Twitter.
Former Member Of The Roots Band Leonard 'Hub' Hubbard Dies at 62
The group’s bassist had a long battle with cancer.
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Malik B, An Original Member Of The Roots, Dies At 47: Report
Hip-hop pays tribute to the pioneer.
Summer Walker, Meek Mill And DaBaby To Co-Headline 2020 Roots Picnic
The festival returns to Philadelphia on May 30.
Black Thought’s Viral Freestyle Has Ignited The Ultimate Debate Among Hip-Hop Heads
The Roots' frontman has the Internet stir crazy.