Tuesday, October 15, 2019

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‘Soul Train’ the Musical to Make a...

The iconic TV series "Soul Train," which aired from 1971 to 2006, is now coming to Broadway as a musical. It also...

‘I Became the DJ I Hated’: Questlove...

Questlove stopped by Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell and Bruce Headlam's "Broken Record" podcast last week and revealed that former President Barack Obama likes French...

Taraji P. Henson, Ava DuVernay and Questlove...

As has been reported, all charges against actor Jussie Smollett of making a false police report about being attacked have been dropped. The development came almost five...

Questlove Is Doing the ‘Impossible,’ Launches Vegetarian...

The Impossible burger — the hamburger made from plants and created by the company Impossible Foods — has been quite the hit throughout the...

De La Soul Thank Jay-Z for Using...

De La Soul recently revealed that Jay-Z is helping them with their battle against Tommy Boy Records, their former label. Earlier this week, the...

Jay-Z, Dave Chappelle Turn Down Interview for...

Lifetime's "Surviving R. Kelly" hit the small screen on Thursday night (Jan. 3) and executive producer Dream Hampton talked about how difficult it's been...

Questlove Wears T-Shirt Dissing Kanye West

https://www.instagram.com/p/BiHhZmAHbcP/?utm_source=ig_embed Questlove made it perfectly clear that he isn't a fan of Kanye West's recent support of Donald Trump.  "The Roots" drummer performed in Alabama...

Questlove Slams ‘Disrespectful’ $2M Racial Discrimination Lawsuit...

The Roots percussionist Questlove is dismissing a lawsuit filed by fired white employees of NBC saying Wednesday that it's "ridiculous" and "disrespectful." The Blast...

Questlove Becomes Emotional After Learning About Ancestors:...

On Tuesday night's episode of the PBS series, "Finding Your Roots," Amir "Questlove" Thompson made a profound discovery. His ancestors are part of one...

Questlove Had to Remind #WomenBoycottTwitter Supporters That...

A group of celebrity ladies are rallying under the hashtag #WomenBoycottTwitter to amplify women's concerns. But while The Roots instrumentalist Questlove was among those supporting...

The Roots’ ?uestlove and Black Thought Developing...

The Roots are adding a producer title to their music-heavy résumé as they make a foray into the world of children's television. MC Tarik "Black Thought" Trotter...

Backlash Boils Over When Chrisette Michele Claims...

Singer-songwriter Chrisette Michele has confirmed that she will perform for Donald Trump during his inauguration after the news leaked Wednesday, Jan. 18, and many...

Roots Drummer Questlove Revisits ‘Roots’ as Executive...

Questlove is giving back to his roots, pun intended. The Roots drummer/leader will serve as executive music producer for A&E's remake of Alex Haley's classic, Roots. Based...

‘Got To Give It Up’ Ruling Against...

Black music has been hijacked by white artists for decades, and so maybe the ruling that Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams have to pay...

15 African-American Celebs Who Traced Their Ancestry...

Oscar winner, TV host and comedian Whoopi Goldberg traced her DNA back to Guinea-Bissau. Media proprietor Oprah Winfrey’s DNA traces her ancestors back to Liberia...

Jay Z, Kanye West, Questlove and More...

Chris Rock’s latest film project, Top Five, is off to a great start with some serious backing from hip-hop moguls Jay Z, Kanye West...

Questlove Apologizes for Offensive Comments

Drummer, DJ and producer Questlove has issued an apology following a post that received heat on his Instagram page. Questlove is no stranger to controversy. He...

The Roots of the Matter: Questlove Says...

Finally, someone in the hip-hop industry who isn’t hopping all aboard the Miley Cyrus bandwagon. When Questlove was asked for his opinion on Miley’s...

Diddy Tops Jay Z For Richest in...

Jay Z may have snagged the top spot for celebrity couple with his wife Beyonce, but Hov was edged out by Diddy for No....

Beyonce Leaks ‘Bow Down/I Been On’, Lil...

Beyonce is shocking fans with her newest song, “Bow Down/I Been On,” a stern, gritty departure from the pop music she is known for....

The Roots: New Album And Elvis Costello...

Fans of The Roots get to see the band perform live, week in and week out, on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, but in...