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#WES2014: Cast of "R&B Divas: LA" Confirmed Guests
It's official ladies! "Epiphany" singer Chrisette Michele, Chante Moore , Lil' Mo and Michel'le will be at the 2014 Women's Empowerment Series! Save the date: April 26, 2014.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Creative Loafing Atlanta
40 Akerz ready to 'break 'em down'
Comprised of Skinny DeVille and Fish Scales from Nappy Roots, and 808 Blake , 40 Akerz is a new group loaded with seasoned talent.
Demi Lovato to Perform onTONIGHT Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, 3/10
Multi-talented recording artist, actress and author, Demi Lovato is set perform her hit single "Neon Lights," alongside Grammy-award winning band The Roots on NBC 's The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on March 10 at 11:35pm ET/PT Demi recently kicked off the North American leg of her 'NEON LIGHTS' tour in February, which is well underway with ... (more)
You can catch Elvis Costello and the Imposters at 9 Saturday night in the Circus Maximus Theater at Caesars.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The race to sell a truck to Jimmy Fallon
Jimmy Fallon, new host of "The Tonight Show" knows what he wants to spend one of his first paychecks on -- a truck.
The New York Observer
Hot 97 Hosts Beg de Blasio to 'Move Out of the Hood'
Mayor Bill de Blasio's foot-dragging on moving to Gracie Mansion prompted the hosts of Hot 97's morning show to stage an intervention.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Idina Menzel and Fallon cover 'Let It Go'
Idina Menzel performed an encore of "Frozen's" Oscar-winning hit "Let It Go" on Monday's "Tonight Show" - with a unique twist: She and her backup band - Jimmy Fallon and The Roots - covered the song using "classroom instruments."
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Austin American Statesman
Okayplayer announces four-part concert series at SXSW
Okayplayer, the record label and Website founded by the Roots that launched the de-regionalizing hip-hop message board community way back in 1999, announced a four-part SXSW concert series this morning.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Watch Idina Menzel Jam to "Let It Go" on The Tonight Show with Jimmy...
There wasn't an Adele Dazeem joke in sight when If/Then star Idina Menzel joined Jimmy Fallon and his band The Roots on The Tonight Show on March 3 for a jam session with toy instruments for a special rendition of the Academy Award-winning Frozen tune "Let It Go."
Rick Ross struggles on 'Mastermind'
Rapper Rick Ross & The Roots perform at GQ & LeBron James NBA All Star Party Sponsored By Samsung Galaxy And Beats at Ogden Museum's Patrick F. Taylor Library on February 15, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Snoop Dogg, Janelle Monae, The War on Drugs and Chill Moody top The Roots 7th annual Roots Picnic lineup
Now in its 7th year, The Roots Picinic will bring an eclectic array of music to Festival Pier on May 31, and the band today revealed everything you need to know about this year's installment.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Roots Are Nearly Done Working on a New Concept Album
While The Roots have been making music since the 1990s, they're prominent in the present as Jimmy Fallon's band, first for Late Night and now for The Tonight Show .
Thu Feb 27, 2014
[News] TDE's Punch & Nipsey Hussle Attend Maurice Hennessy Tasting Dinner
Hennessy Global Brand Ambassador, Maurice Hennessy hosted a private dinner and tasting at the Sunset Tower Hotel in West Hollywood, California this week .
Quick Hits: One Direction / Radio Disney Awards, Guns N' Roses, Bruno ...
Quick Hits: One Direction / Radio Disney Awards, Guns N' Roses, Bruno Mars, The Roots, The Dirty Heads, Beale Street Music Festival One Direction, Katy Perry, Austin Mahone, and Justin Timberlake are among the major nominees for this year's Radio Disney Music Awards.
The Roots' "And Then You Shoot Your Cousin" Will Be Another Concept Album
The Roots last release Undun was a concept album that centered around the fictional character Redford Stevens.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Featuring a guest artist lineup that includes the likes of Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz, Tyler, the Creator, Jay Rock, Kurupt and Raekwon, Oxymoron was slated to be one of the more critically acclaimed hip-hop albums this year.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
[Videos] The Roots - "Things Fall Apart" Turns 15: Interview With...
HipHopDX Exclusive. With The Roots' breakout album "Things Fall Apart," turning 15, Ursula Rucker details the poem that encompassed TFA's powerful track.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
[News] Questlove To Appear On "Law & Order: SVU"
Questlove once said it was his "fantasy to play a dead body" on "Law & Order: SVU."
Chill Moody pays tribute to The Roots' 1999 classic Things Fall Apart LP in new track
It's been 15 years since The Roots released what is widely considered their breakthrough record Things Fall Apart.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Jimmy Fallon Pulls Out Old Tricks For Hit 'Tonight Show' Debut: Video
One week in, Jimmy Fallon 's Tonight Show looks a lot like Jimmy Fallon's old Late Night - and people couldn't be happier.