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  1. tv
    Only Two Musicians Interviewed in Surviving R. KellyWho did and did not speak out is drawing as much attention as the content of the documentary.
  2. aretha franklin
    Ariana Grande and the Roots Pay Tribute to Aretha FranklinThe singer took time on the eve of her album release to perform “Natural Woman” in honor of the late singer.
  3. one grand books
    Questlove’s 10 Favorite BooksPrince, Patton Oswalt, Ta-Nehisi Coates, and more.
  4. behind the musical
    Lin-Manuel Miranda Watched Hamilton in DisguiseIf you think you saw Lin-Manuel Miranda in disguise, for the love of God, let us know.
  5. Questlove Joins Jimmy Fallon in the First 2017 Golden Globes PromoJimmy Fallon is set to host next year’s Golden Globes, and over the holiday break NBC released the first promo featuring Fallon and his Tonight […]
  6. the jukebox
    Questlove to Make Pandora Cool Again by Hosting a Weekly ShowSorry, SiriusXM.
  7. tv
    Questlove Called Out Bill O’Reilly for Insensitive Remarks About Slavery“Slavery was unjust. Slavery was a nightmare.”
  8. this! is! jeopardy!
    Jeopardy! Features Prince, A$AP Rocky, Questlove in QuestionsC’mon, can Quest remix the theme song?
  9. prince
    Questlove on Prince: At Heart, He Was More Hip-Hop Than AnyoneHighlights from the drummer’s new Rolling Stone piece, including thoughts on genius, motivation, and influence.
  10. On the Dance Floor of Questlove’s Prince-Inspired DJ SetFinding Nemo played on the screens.
  11. bitchassness
    Questlove, the Roots Pull Out of Bowie Gigs Because of a “#Bitchassness” outbreak.
  12. tributes
    Kendrick Lamar, Questlove, ATCQ Honor Phife DawgA Tribe Called Quest released a statement Wednesday night.
  13. finding the right prince song for every occasion
    Hear Questlove Narrate His Painful Prince MemoryHappy Birthday, Quest!
  14. how hip-hop failed america
    Questlove: How Hip-Hop Has Become the New DiscoWhat began as a music animated mainly by a spirit of innovation now has factory specifications.
  15. Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock Performed Together Again Last Night - With […] Yesterday, we reported that Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock had done stand-up together live on stage at New York’s famous Comedy Cellar late […]
  16. scholars
    Questlove Will Teach NYU Students About Classic AlbumsCue up Led Zeppelin IVOff the Wall, and Paul’s Boutique.
  17. questlove
    Listen to Questlove’s Beastie Boys RemixSabotage us, again and again!
  18. tv posters
    See How Nicki Minaj and Kanye West Will Look on The Cleveland Show The poster also features Questlove, Bruno Mars, and Will.i.am.
  19. addendums
    Questlove’s Summer Party Playlist, ExplainedQuestlove called us out for not attaching his commentary to our summer playlist. Well, here you go, sir.
  20. Listen to Summer Playlists From Brian Wilson, Questlove, and MoreWhat the stars will be blasting at their summer cookouts.
  21. the hunger games
    Meet the Lost Hunger Games TributesWow, Elizabeth Banks double-fists!
  22. d'angelo
    Watch D’Angelo and Questlove Jam at BonnarooAnd the countdown to The Return of D’Angelo now has us salivating.
  23. triumphant comebacks
    D’Angelo Made a Surprise Appearance at BonnarooIt was his first U.S. performance in 12 years.
  24. fela kuti
    Hear tUnE-yArDs and Questlove Cover Fela KutiAll the cool people, together at last!
  25. last night on late night
    Tina Fey and Questlove Squashed Their BeefPlus: Chelsea Handler left Andy Richter a little nervous with her dirty come-ons, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  26. Questlove Wants Some Sugar From Tina Fey“Fellow Philadelphians, we bond with each other, and it’s been hard trying to bond with her.”
  27. Questlove Had a Pretty Good Dis Song for Katie Holmes, TooBut now he has to clear his tunes with three different NBC execs.
  28. the roots
    Stream the New Roots Album, undunIf Questlove took Frank Ocean in a time machine to the seventies, this would be the soundtrack.
  29. non-apologies
    Questlove Didn’t Mean to Hurt Michele Bachmann’s FeelingsBut he didn’t exactly apologize.
  30. real talk
    The Roots Did Not Pick the Nicest Walk-On Song for Michele BachmannNot at all.
  31. bffs
    Questlove Confirms That Jay-Z Is Cooler Than Most Lawyers“Jay got Radiohead on the phone in five minutes.”
  32. party chat
    People Keep Stealing Questlove’s Combs From His Head“When we’re in concert and I say good-bye, then they grab it outta my hair.”