The Roots

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.
02/16/2022

Former Member Of The Roots Band Leonard 'Hub' Hubbard Dies at 62

The group’s bassist had a long battle with cancer.
12/16/2021

This Weekend: Here’s What to Watch, Read, Listen to & Experience

Your newest guide to everything a true content connoisseur should have.
12/03/2021

Malik B, An Original Member Of The Roots, Dies At 47: Report

Hip-hop pays tribute to the pioneer.
07/29/2020

Summer Walker, Meek Mill And DaBaby To Co-Headline 2020 Roots Picnic

The festival returns to Philadelphia on May 30.
02/12/2020

Black Thought’s Viral Freestyle Has Ignited The Ultimate Debate Among Hip-Hop Heads

The Roots' frontman has the Internet stir crazy.
12/18/2017

Bud Light Brings the Roots Back for Annual Jam Session at SXSW

The legendary group will be joined by surprise guests.
03/10/2017

Hip-Hop Songs to Get You Through the News That Trump Was Elected

Here are some rap songs for the perfect #woke soundtrack.
11/09/2016

From The Roots' House to the White House

The Roots keep on pushing the culture forward.
11/01/2016

Taking the Stage

Celebrities honor the Obamas at final celebration.
11/01/2016

BET Joins the First Family for a Musical Celebration at the White House

BET honors the first family with a star-studded concert.
10/19/2016