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The Roots

  1. christina aguilera
    Christina Aguilera Performed ‘Your Body’Look, Ma, no instruments (but, also, Ma, office supplies)!
  2. late night with jimmy fallon
    Hear Black Simon and Garfunkel Cover Taylor SwiftSimon and Garfunkel and Swift?
  3. Black Simon and Garfunkel Cover Taylor Swift on Fallon Black Simon and Garfunkel returned to Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to debut another new song from their box set, a soothing, autumnal cover […]
  4. Fallon Brings Us ‘Black Simon and Garfunkel’ Were any of you nervous when you saw this headline? Like, “Holy shiz, was Fallon in blackface last night? America’s nicest human just doing […]
  5. late night with jimmy fallon
    Watch Black Simon and Garfunkel Sing One DirectionIs it us, or does Art Garfunkel looks like Questlove?
  6. last night on late night
    Did David Letterman Spoil the Ending to Dark Knight Rises?Plus: Queen Latifah and Jimmy Fallon jammed out like BFFs, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  7. last night on late night
    Olivia Wilde, Jason Sudeikis Rescued in JamaicaPlus: Aubrey Plaza flaunted her stigmata, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  8. fun things
    The Roots and Carly Rae Sing ‘Call Me Maybe’No, really.
  9. Supercut of Every Roots Shout Out on ‘Late Night’ Give it up for The Roots. Man, The Roots. The Roots, amirite!? Yes U R, The Roots. How about those guys [point towards The Roots]? Dude. The […]
  10. late night with jimmy fallon
    Every Single Shoutout to the RootsGood luck with your “Not A Big Fan of the Roots” supercut, Late Night staff.
  11. bon iver
    Watch a Jam Session Between the Roots and Bon IverBon Iver. The Roots. “Perth.” Got eight minutes?
  12. bon iver
    Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon Will Jam With the Roots on Jimmy FallonClear some DVR space for Thursday night.
  13. the roots
    Watch the Roots’ Short FilmIn the tradition of the Roots exceeding your expectations, here’s a short film that features four tracks from their new album, undun.
  14. the roots
    See Jimmy Fallon’s Freestyle Rap That Didn’t Make the New Roots AlbumGood game face, Questlove.
  15. the roots
    Stream the New Roots Album, undunIf Questlove took Frank Ocean in a time machine to the seventies, this would be the soundtrack.
  16. real talk
    The Roots Did Not Pick the Nicest Walk-On Song for Michele BachmannNot at all.
  17. The Roots Are Making Short Films for Their Concept AlbumWatch them all!
  18. clickables
    Listen to ‘Make My’ by the RootsPhilly’s finest “makes my” day, yours too.
  19. clickables
    Stream the Roots’ First Single From UndunGet your groove on.
  20. music
    The Roots Are Making a Concept Album, Too’undun’ is due December 6.
  21. Jimmy Fallon Headed To Indianapolis For Super Bowl Are you ready for some Thank You Nooooooooooootes? NBC has announced that Jimmy Fallon will broadcast live from Indianapolis next February 5, […]
  22. the roots
    Watch the Roots’ Hurricane Irene FreestyleIt came at the expense of one stranded ‘Late Night With Jimmy Fallon’ guest.
  23. ?uestlove on The Roots Becoming Jimmy Fallon’s House BandPitchfork has a lengthy interview with ?uestlove today, and he talks briefly about The Roots becoming Fallon’s house band:In 2007, the road was […]
  24. The Roots Are AwesomeFrom GQ’s comedy issue, here’s an ode to The Roots, which have quickly become the heart and soul of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Says […]
  25. clickables
    Hear the Roots and Weird Al Yankovic Cover MadvillainHappy 1.6 million followers, Questlove!
  26. party lines
    Nicki Minaj at Casio’s TRYX OUT Camera LaunchBarbies say the darndest things.
  27. clickables
    Watch Stephen Colbert and the Roots Perform Rebecca Black’s ‘Friday’No, we’re not over this phenomenon yet.
  28. Colbert Will Lose Bet, Have To Sing Rebecca Black’s ‘Friday’ With The RootsOkay, so Stephen Colbert’s bet with Jimmy Fallon for charity isn’t technically over until April 1. If Fallon raises $26,000 for […]
  29. out on the weekend
    This Weekend’s Concerts, From Lady Gaga to Naughty by NaturePlus: Dr. Dog, F-cked Up, Rihanna …
  30. out on the weekend
    This Weekend’s Concerts, From Passion Pit to the Black KeysPlus: The Roots, Girl Talk, Jane’s Addiction, Lauryn Hill, Japandroids, and more, in our weekend concert roundup.
  31. it really is 2010
    Bruce Springsteen Joins the Roots!For two songs, at least.
  32. contests
    Vulture’s John Legend and the Roots Contest: We Have a Winner!Read the winning haiku.
  33. Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear Lineup Leaked; The Roots, Jeff Tweedy […]Apparently, the National Parks Department let the permit for the Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear leak out, giving a preliminary schedule of […]
  34. contests
    Vulture Contest: Win Two Tickets to a Private John Legend and the Roots ShowIt’s haiku time, once again.
  35. last night's gig
    Five Things We Learned at Last Night’s Awesome Roots ShowThe band assembled a stellar lineup of guest stars for a nineties hip-hop revue.
  36. music
    See John Legend and the Roots Cover Arcade FireThe ‘Wake Up!’ collaborators played “Wake Up.” Everyone’s awake now!
  37. music
    Hear John Legend and the Roots’ Collaboration Album, Wake Up!Eleven excellent covers of sixties and seventies soul songs.
  38. music
    Watch John Legend and the Roots’ New Video, ‘Little Ghetto Boy’Pa-rum pa-pum pum.
  39. music
    Download a New Song From John Legend and the Roots, ‘Hard Times,’ Featuring Black ThoughtAnother one off their upcoming collaboration album, ‘Wake Up!’
  40. music
    Watch the Roots and John Legend’s New Video, ‘Wake Up Everybody’Cockadoodledoo!
  41. music
    Watch the Roots and John Legend’s Confusing New Video, ‘The Fire’It’s a “post-apocalyptic death march set during the final stages of World War II.”
  42. music
    Hear John Legend and the Roots’ New Single, ‘Wake Up Everybody’The feel-good track is the first to surface off their collaboration album, ‘Wake Up!’
  43. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Spacey, Judy GreerPlus: Former ‘Dexter’ showrunner gets a development deal.
  44. vulture lists
    12 Odd, Inspired Rap CollaborationsJoanna Newsom, rap darling.
  45. the roots
    Questlove’s 5 Favorite Late Night PerformancesMos Def! Paul Simon! Micheal McDonald!
  46. right-click
    So, Did the Roots Justify the Gratuitous-Seeming Indie-Rock Guest Spots on Their New Album?Yes!
  47. music
    See the Roots’ New Video, ‘Dear God 2.0,’ Featuring Jim James and Monsters of FolkBlack Thought drives a cab through the city.
  48. music
    Stream the Roots’ New Album, How I Got OverFeaturing Roots-ified remixes of indie-rock staples.
  49. music
    Download a New Track From the Roots and John Legend, ‘The Fire’A terrific new song off the Roots’ upcoming ‘How I Got Over.’
  50. music
    Download a New Roots Track, ‘Doin’ It Again,’ Featuring John LegendIt’s an update of Legend’s “Again.”
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