THE ROOTS (QUESTLOVE & BLACK THOUGHT)
The Roots are a hip hop group, formed in 1987 by Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter and Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
The Roots are known for a jazzy and eclectic approach to hip-hop, featuring live musical instruments. They released 10 studio albums, two EPs, and two collaboration albums.
The Roots have also broken major records in the music world naming them Hip-hop's first legitimate band.
The Roots are the official in house band on The Tonight Show working with Jimmy Fallon for more than eight years.
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