The Roots

Lyric Video
Rock legend Elvis Costello and the Roots have teamed up for a collaborative album titled 'Wise Up Ghost.' The set's first single is the infectious 'Walk Us Uptown.'
Philly Jam
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.
The Roots Perform Live — Ultimate Hip-Hop BBQ
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....
Roots Picnic
Despite their ongoing infighting, Naughty By Nature rocked the crowd at the 2013 Roots Picnic on Saturday (June 1) in Philadelphia.
Mural Unveiled
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.
Honorary Mural
The Roots are one of the most endearing rap groups in hip-hop. Now the hardest-working band are being honored in their hometown of Philadelphia with an honorary mural.