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Wu-Tang Clan, Kevin Gates, Freddie Gibbs to Perform at Roots Picnic in New York

October 1 and 2 in Bryant Park.

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Martell Vanguard Experience With The Roots - Atlanta
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Black Thought Will Recap Every NBA Finals Game With a New Rap

The Roots may have dropped "Champion," but Black Thought has plenty of writing left ahead of him.

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The Roots Soundtrack 2016 NBA Finals With “Champion”

One team will achieve basketball glory and The Roots are providing the soundtrack.

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The Lonely Island Perform “I’m on a Boat” with Jimmy Fallon and The Roots

The Lonely Island team up with Jimmy Fallon and The Roots for a new rendition of "I'm on a Boat."

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Bad Boy / Atlantic Records / Columbia Records / B-Boy Records / Relativity Records
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50 Great Albums From Rappers With Poetic Flows

Hip-hop has birthed some of the greatest poets of our time. From Biggie to Common to KRS-One and more, here are 50 Great Albums From Rappers With Poetic Flows.

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10 Rappers Performing Cover Songs You Need to Hear

Rappers pay homage to some of their favorite artists with dope cover songs.

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The Roots Spit ‘Game of Thrones’ Recap Rap

Black Thought's cultural insight is truly unparalleled.

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Bud Light Factory At SXSW In Austin, TX - SPIN Showcase And Bud Light Music Showcase
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The Roots Pull Out of David Bowie Tribute Concerts

Questlove is irked that someone won't allow The Roots to use their equipment.

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Stones Throw Records / Def Jam Recordings (2)
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20 Albums Turning 10 in 2016

From Snoop Dogg to Yung Joc, OutKast to Ghostface and more, these 20 albums are celebrating 10-year anniversaries in 2016.

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2016 Hip-Hop Festivals You Need to See

From A$AP Rocky to Kendrick Lamar, here are the festival lineups that can't be missed in 2016.

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