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Questlove Responds to Ashley Judd’s Attack on Hip-Hop

On Thursday (April 7), the BoomBox reported on actress Ashley Judd's criticism of hip-hop music, writing it off as "rape music," as well as her harsh words aimed at artists like Diddy. Now, a prominent member of the culture is hitting back.

Roots drummer Questlove addressed Judd via his Twitter page, commenting on their inte

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Questlove Calls Nicki Minaj, Lil’ Kim Beef a ‘Lovefest’

Questlove is weighing in on the never ending beef between Nicki Minaj and Lil' Kim, and according to the Roots drummer, the discrepancy between the two ladies is nothing more than a "love fest."

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Questlove Remixes Charlie Sheen Quotes on ‘Jimmy Fallon’

Charlie Sheen's series of outlandish and comical interviews on shows like 'Piers Morgan Tonight,' 'The Howard Stern Show,' and '20/20,' gave Roots drummer Questlove prime material for a new remix session on the most recent episode of 'Late Night with Jimmy Fa

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Watch ‘The Legendary,’ a New Documentary About the Roots

What would it be like to play in the Roots? What would it be like to play so consistently, passionately and hard night-after-night that the industry and fans all over the world end up respecting your musical prowess and dedication to your craft? A new online documentary clip seeks to answer those questions while providing some unique insight into what makes the Roots tick as musicians.

Entitled 'The Legendary,' the short film spe

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Best Tweets of the Night — Grammys 2011

Grammys night is often a forum for the outspoken and Twitter is a virtual vehicle for the vocal. From rave reviews of their colleagues' performances to reactions to surprise wins and award upsets, here is the night recapped according to some of hip-hop and R&B's most opinionated tweeters.

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John Legend & The Roots Talk Nina Simone on ‘Wake Up!’

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In honor of Black History Month and the five Grammy nominations that 'Wake Up!' received, we're taking a look at the track-by-track breakdown of John Legend and the Roots' collaborati

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Questlove — Defining Moments

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John Legend and The Roots — Behind the Sessions Video

Less than 12 hours after wrapping up an amazing -- and free -- show in Brooklyn, N.Y., John Legend and The Roots arrived at AOL's Manhattan studio bright and early in the AM to tape Sessions in support of their upcoming collaborative album 'Wake Up!'

While it was Legend's third time filming an AOL Sessions (fourth if you count his guest appearance during Kanye's first Sessions taping), this time around things would be a little different because the singer-songwriter/pianist would be sharing the stag

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Questlove Working on Memoir

Questlove has earned himself a reputation as a man of many talents, but The Roots drummer is currently gearing up to add author to his long list of creative endeavors.

According to his site OkayPlayer, Quest plans to release a memoir, tentatively titled 'Mommy, What's

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Questlove Still Makes DJ Gig Despite Car Accident

Questlove was involved in a minor car accident last night (Aug. 12) while on his way to DJ at the New York City hotspot Brooklyn Bowl. Quest wasn't doing the actual driving, but was caught off guard and found himself a little shook up when his driver ran into a cab causing what he says was 'a small pile up.'

The Roots drummer holds down a spot at Brookly

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