The Roots
Features // 8 Articles
Reviews // 12 Articles
Blogs // 7 Articles
News // 6 Articles
Media // 3 Articles
Videos // 1 Articles
//Features

The Best Albums of 2014
22 Dec 2014 // 7:10 AM

From Polish black metal to mind-blowing progressive R&B and electronic music, 2014's best albums certainly have something for everyone.

The 70 Best Albums of 2010
23 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM

The year's best albums are highlighted by the emergence of a future superstar, two veteran and virtuoso rappers, and a Dream Team of indie bands releasing career peaks.

//Reviews

Surprise After Jaw-Dropping Surprise at the Roots Inaugural Picnic in New York City
12 Oct 2016 // 3:30 AM

It took a few days to reduce the frequency of declarations of affection towards the Roots Picnic that burst from my mouth to random passersbys.

The Roots: ...and Then You Shoot Your Cousin
19 Jun 2014 // 8:03 PM

It may surprise someone who has never listened to the Roots before, but for anyone else this will be slightly troubling.

//Blogs

The Roots and Friends Close Out Summerstage with a Block Party
15 Oct 2015 // 7:30 AM

The Legendary Roots Crew were the final act at Summerstage this year and they brought the house down with help from friends including Cee-Lo Green and Salt-N-Pepa.

The Roots: New York - 7 August 2014 (Photos)
25 Aug 2014 // 2:00 AM

To celebrate the launch of their new Times Square location, Guitar Center invited the Roots to headline the party.

//News

Global Citzen Brings Attention to Extreme Poverty with Festival in September
9 Jul 2014 // 6:47 AM

Learn about social causes and take political action online to earn a chance to attend the Global Citizen Festival with Jay-Z, Tiësto and more.

Singer Macy Gray, Saxophonist David Murray Grow Collaboration from the Roots
17 Jun 2013 // 4:07 AM

ALLENTOWN, Pa. — It might seem like an odd pairing — Grammy-winning R&B-and-dance singer Macy Gray and Grammy-winning saxophonist David Murray. It was a match made

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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