The Roots

Black Thought Returns With New Album 'Streams of Thought, Vol. 3: Cane and Abel'
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Black Thought Returns With New Album 'Streams of Thought, Vol. 3: Cane and Abel'

A journey centered around America’s violent history, through pain, privilege and more.

The Roots Founding Member and Rapper Malik B. Dead at 47
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The Roots Founding Member and Rapper Malik B. Dead at 47

A cause of death was not revealed.

Black Thought Debuts New "Thought vs Everybody" Short Film
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Black Thought Debuts New "Thought vs Everybody" Short Film

From his upcoming album ‘Streams of Thought, Vol. 3: Cane and Abel.’

Black Thought Premieres First Single Off New LP, "Thought Vs Everybody"
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Black Thought Premieres First Single Off New LP, "Thought Vs Everybody"

The first sounds from ‘Streams of Thought, Vol. 3: Cane and Abel.’

The Roots Enlist Brownstone for "Roots Picnic 2020" Tee Merch
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The Roots Enlist Brownstone for "Roots Picnic 2020" Tee Merch

A limited design inspired by Funkadelic, Michelle Obama and The Roots themelves.

Roots Picnic 2020 Moved to Virtual Stage
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Roots Picnic 2020 Moved to Virtual Stage

With headliners Lil Baby, SZA, Roddy Ricch, H.E.R. and more.

Black Thought Waxes Poetic From Home in NPR's Latest Tiny Desk Concert
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Black Thought Waxes Poetic From Home in NPR's Latest Tiny Desk Concert

The Roots rapper premiered three new songs.

Roots Picnic 2020 Line-Up: DaBaby, Meek Mill, Summer Walker and More
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Roots Picnic 2020 Line-Up: DaBaby, Meek Mill, Summer Walker and More

This year’s event will also include a special R&B music tribute.

Gary Clark Jr. Enlists The Roots for "This Land" Remix
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Gary Clark Jr. Enlists The Roots for "This Land" Remix

The GRAMMY-winning track receives an official remix.

The Roots Deliver Upbeat Single "Feel It (You Got It)" Feat. Tish Hyman
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The Roots Deliver Upbeat Single "Feel It (You Got It)" Feat. Tish Hyman

The Philadelphian hip-hop band is back.

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