The Roots

The Most Legendary Hardworking Sure Shot!

https://www.livenation.com/artists/42271/the-roots

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Give The Drummer Some!
Happy Birthday @questlove!
Music: James Brown
Edit/images: @iamsuede

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WED JAN 24
(12PM-1:30PM)
Conversations on Creativity with @Questlove
creativitytalk.splashthat.com
#rootsjamsessions

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THURS JAN 25
(12PM-2PM)
@QUESTLOVE SUPREME LIVE!
@qls
QLSLive.Slashthat.com
#rootsjamsessions

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SAT JANUARY 27
(11AM-2PM)
@Questlove Presents:
Breaks For Kids (11AM-2PM)
#rootsjamsessions

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All we got is all we need
…and all we want is everything!
Join us, @TheRoots this Sunday during the Half-Time Show for the NFC CHAMPIONSHIP!
#FlyEaglesFly

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The @deltaskymag
cover shoot with @questlove took the photographer and his team all over #manhattan from Tribeca to Battery City to the West Village and Times Square—with a drum set in tow. @questlove even entertained passers-by with an impromptu performance. @theroots @delta #delta #deltaskymag #theroots #questlove #nyc
Created by MSP-C

Photographed and Directed: @martinschoeller
Studio
Produced: Lisa Hooper
Camera A: @janertingcom
Camera B: Filiz Demirci
Photo Assistant: Marco Giannavola @studio515_ and Will Glaser
Digital Tech: Lauren Juratovac

Hair: Maisha Stephens-Teacher @elisavalentinaagency
Makeup: Maria C Scali @elisavalentinaagency
Styling: Rebecca Pietri @hommepourfemme
Lapel pins: @rickyanddee
Black Jacket: @lordwillys
Eyewear: @ditaeyewear
Special thanks to musicians:
Drums: Yosuke
Sax: @david.yee11
Upright Bass: @louieleager

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Caption This.
#TBT

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Major Label Debut.
Released January 17, 1995.
What’s your favorite track?
#theroots #doyouwantmore #wemajor #majordebut #album #music

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In celebration of Dr Martin Luther King Jr, @blackthought recited the words originally delivered by Toni Morrison during a speech at Portland State University on May 30, 1975.
#blackthought #mlk #untiljusticeisreal #colorofchange

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Ladies And Gentlemen....
Put your hands together...
For Mr James Poyser!
@jamespoyser 🎹
#music #producer #keys

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Back Like We Never Left
@latenightseth
Let’s Go 2018!
#itaintfair #theroots #bilal #blackthought

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BANG BANG BANG
“Every 100 Eps I change drums.” -@questlove
#drums #questlove #ludwig #givethedeummersome #bang #itaintfair #theroots #thetonightshow

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Walking Into The Week Like...
How’s your 2nd week of 2018 shaping up?
Tell us in the comments below!
#letsgocrazy #cowboyhat
#crazy #nuts #2018
#work #grammyjam #therootsgrammyjam #jamespoyser #sing #prince #purplerain
@theroots @jamespoyser @blackthought @questlove 🎥 @iamsuede

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New Year, New Episode Of @songexploder!
Musical genius @questlove breaks down the song #ItAintFair creates for the film Detroit. Illustration by @thatlerms
@theroots @blackthought @questlove #itaintfair #genius #music #notes #acoustic #podcast

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Tonight we waded in the waters with @therealjyb @fillmoresilverspring
ATL are you ready?
#TheRootsHolidayTour #RootsHolidayTour #JunkYardBand #dmv #gogo

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Thank you New Jersey!
#TheRootsHolidayTour
#RootsHolidayTour

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KICKED OFF THE ROOTS HOLIDAY TOUR TONIGHT!
Thank you Boston!
JERZ, DMV, ATL Up Next!
#THEROOTSHOLIDAYTOUR
#TheRoots

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#TheRootsHolidayTour
Get your tix!
#HowSway
(LINK IN BIO)

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“...my n**ga also know this shit for COMBAT...”
@reggieosse @combatjackshow
#CombatCancer #RaiseTheBar

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#TheRootsHolidayTour
Repost using the hashtag: #TheRootsHolidayTour and stand a chance to win two backstage passes in your city!
#TheRootsHolidayTour

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December 18, 2001.

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Tune in!
@fallontonight
@jimmyfallon interviews @TheRoots’ @blackthought about his epic 10-minute freestyle

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