The Roots’ Black Thought drops jaw-dropping 10-minute freestyle
On Dec 15, 2017 by Christine Friar
Paul McCartney joins Jimmy Fallon for star-studded a cappella Christmas carol
This is delightful.
On Dec 21, 2016 by Michelle Jaworski
Make winter more chill with The Roots holiday sweaters
Have yourself a merry little Questmas.
On Dec 8, 2016 by Marisa Losciale
Shigeru Miyamoto and the Roots leveled up the Super Mario Bros. theme
Complete with coin sound effects.
On Dec 8, 2016 by Michelle Jaworski
Metallica rocks out to ‘Enter Sandman’ on kids instruments with Jimmy Fallon and the Roots
Hush little baby... don't say a word...
On Nov 17, 2016 by Austin Powell
Stephen Colbert, Jon Stewart, and Daveed Diggs have an important message about voting
Rise up, America.
On Nov 8, 2016 by Michelle Jaworski
The Roots perform a ‘Game of Thrones’ season premiere recap rap
They cover everything—even the big twists.
On Apr 28, 2016 by Michelle Jaworski
‘The Force Awakens’ cast singing a cappella ‘Star Wars’ themes is absolutely glorious
This is simply magical.
On Dec 16, 2015 by Michelle Jaworski
Philly’s mayor literally drops the mic on ‘Rapper’s Delight’
It's not the first time, either.
On Jul 5, 2015 by Audra Schroeder
Questlove’s neighbors get a sweet apology after he stole their pizza
On Jun 5, 2015 by Miles Klee
Madonna and the Roots play ‘Holiday’ with children’s instruments
On Apr 10, 2015 by Audra Schroeder
Villanova’s ‘crying piccolo girl’ got to play her fight song with the Roots
Losing might not be so bad after all.
On Mar 24, 2015 by Michelle Jaworski
One Direction and Jimmy Fallon grant your Christmas music wish
One Direction plus Christmas sweaters equals adorable.
On Dec 23, 2014 by Greg Seals
Why white pop stars can’t shake off cultural appropriation
Taylor Swift is just the latest singer to get called out for using blackness as a prop.
On Aug 21, 2014 by [email protected]