Tag Archives: Questlove

New Joint – The Roots

The Roots ft. Dice Raw & Greg Porn – “Understand” (Def Jam Recordings / 2014)

Creative visuals from the ever-evolving Illadelph crew’s eleventh studio album “…and then you shoot your cousin”.

New Joint – The Roots

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The Roots – “When The People Cheer” (Def Jam Recordings / 2014)

Taken from the Illadelph crew’s forthcoming album “And Then You Shoot Your Cousin”.

Can’t You See – Questlove

Questlove of The Roots discusses the history of eye-wear in Hip-Hop and reminisces on his Philly childhood for the Vintage Frames Company.

The Roots (Original Samples) Pt. 1 Mixtape Download – BamaLoveSoul

BamaLoveSoul.Com mix of various funk, jazz and rock cuts from the likes of The Ohio Players, Minnie Ripperton and Sly Stone as sampled by Illadelphia’s legendary Roots crew – peep it here.

Keep It Right – Questlove

Fuse.TV speaks to Questlove about the concept of integrity in modern-day Hip-Hop.

All Samples Cleared – Questlove

Questlove of The Roots gives a thoughtful and considered opinion on the recent Lupe Fiasco / Pete Rock dispute over “They Reminisce Over You”.

New Joint – The Roots

The Roots ft. Aaron Livingstone – “Sleep” (Def Jam / 2011)

Hot Sugar-produced track from the Philly crew’s forthcoming concept album “Undun”.

New Joint – The Roots / P.O.R.N.

The Roots ft. P.O.R.N. – “Stomp” (Def Jam / 2011)

Another short video from the Illadelph crew’s highly-anticicapted album “Undun”

New Joint – The Roots / Dice Raw

The Roots ft. Dice Raw – “Tip The Scale” (Def Jam / 2011)

Second video from the forthcoming album “Undun”.

New Joint – The Roots / Big K.R.I.T.

The Roots ft. Big K.R.I.T. – “Make My (Video 1)” (Def Jam / 2011)

The first of four short video instalments accompanying the initial single from the Illadelph crew’s forthcoming concept album “Undun”.

Give The Drummer Some – Questlove

Questlove of The Roots speaks to Tim Westwood about the group’s early days and where they find inspiration – must have been pretty annoying constantly being called “Questlover” by Big Tim though.

Who Is Roy Ayers? – The Roy Ayers Project

Another teaser trailer for the forthcoming Roy Ayers Project documentary featuring LA Jay, Questlove, DJ Premier, DJ Houseshoes etc.

Ghost In The Building – Questlove / Ghostface Killah

Questlove of The Roots surprises a San Francisco crowd with an unexpected Ghostface appearance during a deejay gig this weekend. 

And The Band Played On… – The Roots

CAM BE / Okayplayer mini-documentary “The Legendary:  A Film About The Roots”.

We Got This – The Roots / Erykah Badu / Eve

The Roots perform the Grammy Award winning “You Got Me” in NYC with Erykah Badu and Eve.

Tour Stories – Questlove

Questlove talks about touring, vinyl and sneakers after a recent Roots show in Germany.

The Show Must Go On? – The Roots

Questlove of The Roots announces the group’s temporary retirement from touring as of March 2009 due to a new house-band gig on American TV show “Late Night”.

P.S. Shame on you if you’ve never been to a Roots show – you’ve got just over four months to turn that wrong into a right!

Keep It Real – Questlove

Questlove of The Roots speaks to RealTalkNY.Net about the reason Hip-Hop will never be as good as it was when you were young.

Jazzy Sensation – The Roots

Footage of The Roots performing at UCLA’s 2008 Jazz Fest.

Melting Pot – The Roots

Philly’s finest performing an eclectic Hip-Hop-themed medley at a recent gig in Houston.