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Musicians, Celebrities And World Leaders Unite To Fight Poverty At Global Citizen Festival

29th September 2014 -

 News

So there’s SXSW for the hipsters, Coachella for the fashionable crowd… and then there’s the Global Citizen music festival, which has a different vibe altogether. Held in Central Park, the third annual event featured the...

The Roots - When The People Cheer (Lyric Video)

29th May 2014 -

 Video

Having recently returned with their highly acclaimed newest album '.And Then You Shoot Your Cousin', The Roots have unleashed a bizarre stop-motion animated lyric video for the record's first single 'When The People Cheer'....

Foo Fighters, The Roots Added to 2014 Super Bowl Weekend Lineup

20th December 2013 -

 News

Super Bowl weekend just got a whole lot more interesting. The Foo Fighters and the Roots were both just added to the festivities, according to Spin.The Foo Fighters performing in LondonThe Foo Fighters are set...

The Roots And Jimmy Fallon Put A New Spin On Miley's 'We Can't Stop'

9th October 2013 -

 News

Miley Cyrus partied it up over the summer, but for her Tuesday appearance on Late Night, she served up a toned down, a cappella version of 'We Can’t Stop,' in collaboration with The Roots and...

Elvis Costello And The Roots Form Unlikely Alliance For 'Wise Up Ghost'

13th September 2013 -

 News

Talk about your unlikely collaborations, Elvis Costello has teamed up with hip-hop group The Roots for a full album of original material that combines Costello's rock and blues know-how with Roots drummer ?uestlove's keen ear...

Pure Jokes On Blue Paper - Jimmy Fallon's Perfectly Crafted 'Breaking Bad' Spoof

12th September 2013 -

 News

If a pop culture trend exists, so does a Jimmy Fallon parody of it. Not that we’re complaining, the Late Night host does have a knack for parodies, which he proved once again with his...

In One Last Bout Of Summer Festival Euphoria, Snoop Dogg And Franz Ferdinand Rock Bestival

8th September 2013 -

 News

Snoop Dogg and Franz Ferdinand dominated Saturday at Bestival on the Isle of Wight. Festival goers enjoyed a rare bit of sunshine yesterday (September 7) and Snoop Dogg performed a set, featuring some of his...

Elvis Costello Ft. The Roots - Walk Us UPTOWN Lyric Video

24th July 2013 -

 Video

Legendary English rocker Elvis Costello has teamed up with The Roots on a new song entitled 'Walk Us Uptown' ahead of the release of their collaborative album 'Wise Up Ghost' which is set for release...

Is Chris Christie's Appearance on 'The Michael J. Fox Show' An Election Ploy?

16th July 2013 -

 News

New Jersey governor Chris Christie is to appear on Michael J Fox's eponymous new sitcom, following his numerous late-night TV appearances, including Saturday Night Live. Christie's office confirmed reports that the Republican politician will make...

Andrew W.K. Completes 24-Hour Drumming Marathon, With A Little Help From His Friends

21st June 2013 -

 News

Andrew W.K. isn't you're conventional musician, he's more of a vagabond who travels through as many musical landscapes as is humanly possible, bringing his own party-loving twist to every place he visits on his musical...

Bestival Line Up And Ticket Information - 5-8th September 2013

31st January 2013 -

 Press

Bestival, 5-8th September 2013Robin Hill Country Park, Isle Of WightHMS Bestival is now boarding! That's right, preparations for our four day 10th Birthday spectacular are well underway and we have mega-exciting news as we can...

Video: Mariah Carey Performs Neo-Soul Rendition of 'All I Want For Christmas Is You'

6th December 2012 -

 News

Ok, so it wasn't quite neo-soul, but it did feature Questlove and The Roots as the backing band. Mariah Carey stopped by the Late Night with Jimmy Fallon this week and was roped into performing...

Office Party! Christina Aguilera, The Roots & Jimmy Fallon's Unusual Performance Of 'Your Body'

5th November 2012 -

 News

Christina Aguilera and The Roots performed a pretty special version of her single ‘Your Body,’ along with Jimmy Fallon. The musical stars joined the chat show host in his office before appearing on Late Night...

Call Me Professor Questlove… The Roots’ Drummer To Teach At NYU

18th October 2012 -

 News

We all know Questlove, right? The drummer for The Roots, a high profile musician in his own right and Amber Tamblyn’s amateur wedding photographer? Well, you can all call him Professor Questlove now because he’s...

Amber Tamblyn and David Cross: Was it the Coolest Celebrity Wedding Ever?

9th October 2012 -

 News

Amber Tamblyn and David Cross' wedding may well be up there with the coolest celebrity nuptials ever after details of their big day surfaced online. We say 'details', we were actually treated to an Instagram...

The Roots - Don't Say Nuthin

13th July 2004 -

 Review

The Roots - Phrenology - Album Sampler

26th March 2003 -

 Video

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