Posts Tagged ‘The Roots’

Throwback Thursday’s : The History of Rap!

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Amazing! Jimmy Fallon x Justin Timberlake x The Roots = The History of Rap!

JPeriod x John Legend x The Roots X Pete Rock & CL Smooth

Friday, September 17th, 2010

JPeriod remix of ‘Our Generation’ off John Legend & The Roots much anticipated new album ‘Wake up’ releasing Sept 21st. JPeriod is going to be releasing a mix tape based on the album around november. Here is a tease of what’s coming…

Download ‘Our Generation Remix’ HERE

John Legend x Roots

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

The Roots & John Legend are collaborating on a covers album entitled ‘Wake Up!’ with songs from Marvin Gaye, Donny Hathaway and more. They discussed ideas for this album during the 2008 US election wanting to bring back that old funky groove that is missing today. Above is a video of a studio session featuring the song ‘I Can’t Write Left Handed’ by Bill Withers. Releasing some time in September, should be a classic.