The Roots brought the musical fireworks to the stage at the annual Philly 4th of July Jam on Independence Day, which also aired on VH1. The all-star bill featured great performances from Jill Scott, J. Cole, John Mayer, Ne-Yo and many others.
Instead of a DJ, Drake wanted to have the Roots perform live renditions of hip-hop classics and current hits. During the BBQ, everyone nodded their head as their song came on.
The Roots brought their own surprises as well in the form of some R&B legends. R....
On a beautiful Friday afternoon (May 31), the Roots were honored with a special mural behind the World Communications Charter School in South Philadelphia. The painting was dedicated to the hip-hop band for representing the City of Brotherly Love for over two decades.