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2016 BET Awards Red Carpet

Tracee Ellis Ross wears snakeskin and we check out the best looks on the 2016 BET Awards red carpet.

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BET Awards’ Prince Tribute Will Feature D’Angelo, The Roots, Janelle Monae & Sheila E.

The BET Awards' Prince Tribute will feature D'Angelo, The Roots, Janelle Monae, Sheila E. and more.

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Usher Performs, Future Had Sound Problems at 2016 Roots Picnic [VIDEO]

Usher delivered a great set at the 2016 Roots Picnic in Philly; Future not so much.

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The Roots Drop NBA Finals Theme Song ‘Champion’

The Roots deliver NBA Finals theme song called "Champion."

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10 Must-See Summer Music Festivals

It's that time of year. The weather is getting warmer and the hemlines are getting shorter and shorter. Here's our top 10 Must-See Summer Music Festivals.

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From the Fugees to 2Pac: 1996 Was the Year Hip-Hop Embraced R&B to Take Over Pop

20 years later, we take a look back at the year that hip-hop fully utilized r&b to dominate pop culture while retaining its cool.

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The Roots Being Sued by Ex-Bass Player Leonard ‘Hub’ Hubbard

The Roots are usually not caught up in legal issues, but the legendary group have found themselves being sued by a former band member.

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A Tribe Called Quest Reunites on ‘Tonight Show’, Performs ‘Can I Kick It’

Legendary hip-hop group A Tribe Called Quest reunited for the first time in 15 years for a special performance on the 'Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' on Friday (Nov. 13).

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Erykah Badu & the Weeknd Rock 2015 Roots Picnic [VIDEOS]

R&B superstars Erykah Badu and the Weekend performed soulful and energetic sets at the 8th annual Roots Picnic in Philadelphia on Saturday (May 30).

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The Roots Among Philadelphia Walk of Fame Honorees

The Roots are the most beloved group in hip-hop and the beacon of Philadelphia. Now the City of Brotherly Love is honoring the group with an induction to the Philadelphia Music Walk of Fame.

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