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Questlove’s 10 Favorite Books
Prince, Patton Oswalt, Ta-Nehisi Coates, and more.
The Roots Are Staying with Jimmy Fallon for ‘The Tonight Show’
One of the big questions about Jimmy Fallon’s ascendance to the Tonight Show throne in February 2014 has been “Will his amazing house band […]
Ashley Judd Apologizes for Calling Rap and Hip-Hop ‘The Contemporary Soundtrack of Misogyny’
“I fully capitulate to your rightness,” she tells her critics.
Questlove’s 5 Favorite
Mos Def! Paul Simon! Micheal McDonald!
Questlove Exposes NBC Lunch Menu
So, what the hell is this?
last night on late night
Late Night: Kimmel Tortures Nick Jonas
Plus: Sarah Silverman had a baby, on our regular late-night roundup.
Did Conan Screw NBC With a Little Help From the Beatles?
Monty Python Makes the Roots Whistle
See Eric Idle do “Always Look on the Bright Side of Life” with some assistance from Jimmy Fallon’s house band.
Plus: Lev Grossman’s new novel is chock-full of “awesome shit.”
?uestlove Confused by His First-Ever Jarvis Cocker Encounter
Hasn’t the Roots drummer ever seen a gangly, bespectacled British person flailing his arms to pretend heavy metal?
NBC Budget Cuts Leave the Roots Scrambling to Write Some
Maybe now’s a good time to see whether the McFlurry folks have any spare change lying around?
Fear Not: Diddy Will Weather This Recession
Plus: Nick Cave and Scott Weiland muse on man’s relationship to pants.
David Cross Explains Why an ‘Arrested Development’ Movie Will Never Happen
Plus: Siena Miller finally sells us on ‘G.I. Joe,’ and NPH explains why clothes make the man (atop a unicorn).
Al Green Makes a Triumphant Return
Plus MP3s from Laura Gibson and Panda Bear.