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The Roots

Happy Birthday Daryl Hall

October 11, 1946 - Daryl Hall, American singer, songwriter & musician and co-founder of Hall & Oates is 74. Happy Birthday SirHall & Oates' 'Voices' feat. 'Kiss on My List' is their ninth studio album released on July 29, 1980…

This week In Soul Artists 33

John Legend, The Roots, Luther Vandross, Nile Rodgers, Chic, Jimmy Witherspoon, Isaac Hayes, Earth Wind and Fire, Macy Gray, Stevie Wonder, Take 6, Natalie Cole, OutKast, Janet Jackson, Tina Turner. They are the Soul Artists selected among…

The Roots visit Moscow (2008)

August 26, 2008 - The Roots perform at Club B1 Maximum in Moscow, Russia<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/images_roots.jpg' alt='The Roots - How I Got Over' width='190' height='161'/><img…

This week In Soul Artists 48

Mary J. Blige, Eve, Whitney Houston, The Roots, Valerie Simpson, Randy Crawford, Joe Sample, Ben E. King, Aaliyah, Rufus Thomas, Isaac Hayes, Bettye LaVette, Aretha Franklin, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Mary J. Blige. They are the Soul Artists…

This week In Soul Artists 47

Earth Wind and Fire, Zapp, Teddy Pendergrass, Solomon Burke, Macy Gray, James Brown, Mary Wilson, Jill Scott, Terence Trent D'Arby, DJ Jazzy Jeff, The Fresh Prince, The Roots, Rachelle Ferrell. They are the Soul Artists selected among the…

The Roots are at Woodstock ’99 day 2 (1999)

July 23, 1999 - The Roots are one of the many bands billed at " Woodstock 99 West Stage" in Rome, NY<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/images_roots.jpg' alt='The Roots - How I Got Over' width='190'…

The Roots rock North Sea Jazz (2003)

July 11, 2003 - The Roots are at "North Sea Jazz Festival" in The Hague, The Netherlands<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/images_roots.jpg' alt='The Roots - How I Got Over' width='190' height='161'/><img…

This week In Soul Artists 22

Bobby Blue Bland, Aretha Franklin, Lou Rawls, Stevie Wonder, Joss Stone, Jill Scott, The Roots, Wyclef Jean, Beyoncé, Trombone Shorty, Orleans Avenue, Bobby Brown, The Neville Brothers, Clarence Clemons, Billy Preston. They are the Soul…

Happy Birthday Pete Townshend

May 19, 1945 - Pete Townshend, English singer, songwriter and guitarist, founder and member of The Who is 75. Happy Birthday SirThe Who 's 'A Quick One' is their second studio album (also titled 'Happy Jack') produced by Kit Lambert and…

Singing Talking Heads

To celebrate "Talking Heads honcho" David Byrne, whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW -, we have selected twelve artists or bands who have covered Talking Heads' most famous songs. They are Cage The Elephant, Bonnie Raitt, The…

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 28

Lenny Kravitz, INXS, Garbage, Massive Attack, David Bowie, Radiohead, The Offspring, En Vogue, Lou Reed, Bruce Springsteen, Maxwell, The Roots, Jill Scott. They are the '90s Throwback' artists selected among the 227 Posts we publish this…

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 24

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, R.E.M., Lenny Kravitz, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Eric Clapton, The Roots, Neneh Cherry, Youssou N'Dour, Stone Temple Pilots, Sting, Pink Floyd, Annie Lennox, Soundgarden. They are the '90s Throwback' artists…

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 17

Massive Attack, Aerosmith, Simply Red, KISS, The Roots, Korn, Deftones, Faith No More, Nirvana, Guns N' Roses, Jeff Buckley, Kid Rock. They are the '90s Throwback' artists selected among the 220 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are…

Happy Birthday John Legend

December 28, 1978 - John Roger Stephens as known as John Legend, American singer and songwriter is 41. Happy Birthday SirReleased on December 28, 2004, "Get Lifted" is the debut studio album by John Legend. >>Released on October 24,…

This week In Soul Artists 40

Teddy Pendergrass, The Temptations, The Chambers Brothers, The Roots, John Legend, Gallant, Philip Bailey, Larry Dunn, Lou Rawls, Luther Vandross, Alicia Keys, Parliament, Erykah Badu, Soul II Soul. They are the Soul Artists selected among…