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John Legend, ‘Jimmy Fallon’: Singer Covers Springsteen’s ‘Dancing in the Dark’ — Video

Bruce Springsteen Week continues on 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.' Following a Kenny Chesney cover of 'I'm on Fire' and a performance by the man himself, John Legend and the Roots took the stage last night to perform a cov

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25 Best Collaboration Videos

Even though a solo single gives an artist their time to shine, sometimes there's nothing better than the perfect collaboration. In celebration of the hip-hop and R&B artists who have opened the velvet rope and added musical peers to their song guest list, the BoomBox put together 25 favorite video collaborations, in no particular order. Fr

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Erykah Badu, Big Boi and the Roots to Jam at Outside Lands

Erykah Badu, the Roots and Big Boi will rep hip-hop and R&B at Outside Lands this summer. The music festival, now in its fourth year, takes place at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park from August 12 through 14.

Headliners for the 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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Ne-Yo, Chaka Khan Hit the 7th Annual Roots Jam Session

When it comes to the Roots Jam Sessions, surprise appearances are pretty much expected, but for this year's show, the list of special guests didn't fail to disappoint. For their 7th Annual Roots Jam Session held a

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Ghostface, Raekwon, Method Man Added to Roots Picnic

It was announced Thursday (May 6) by Roots drummer Questlove that the special guest performers at this year's annual Roots picnic will be none other than Staten Island's finest Ghostface Killah, Raekwon and Method Man, who released the collaboration 'Wu Massacre' in March. In an interview with Billboard.co

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Darryl McDaniels Says Run-DMC Will Not Reunite at Roots Picnic

On March 1, Roots drummer Questlove announced the lineup for the group's upcoming Third Annual Roots Picnic. Quest posted a Twitvid revealing that performers at the June 5 show would include the Clipse, Va

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Questlove’s NBC Tweet Sparks Controversy

One of Twitter's most prolific participants, Roots drummer Questlove, found himself at the center of a controversy on Thursday after uploading a picture taken inside the NBC cafeteria. The TwitPic in question was of a sign boasting the company's Black History Month-themed menu, wh

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Nneka Brings Global Soul to Our NYC Office

Nigerian artist Nneka came a long way to take her first trip to New York City, but her recent visit was well worth the effort. In lieu of the upcoming release of a new record in February, the singer had the chance to make her live US debut, and was also invited to perform with the Roots. While she was in town, Nneka -- who has garnered comparisons to La

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