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The Roots is an American Hip-Hop / Neo Soul band formed in 1987 by Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter and Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They are famed for beginning with a jazzy, eclectic approach to Hip-Hop which still includes live instrumentals.
Malik B., Leonard "Hub" Hubbard, and Josh Abrams were added to the band, originally called "The Square Roots".
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none The Roots - Organix album art The Roots Organix (Album) Remedy Recordings none US 1993 Sell This Version
GEFSD 24708 The Roots - Do You Want More?!!!??! album art The Roots Do You Want More?!!!??! (Album) DGC GEFSD 24708 Canada 1994 Sell This Version
DGCC-A-24972 The Roots - Excerpts From The Forthcoming Event album art The Roots Excerpts From The Forthcoming Event DGC DGCC-A-24972 US 1996 Sell This Version
MVCG-211 The Roots - Illadelph Halflife album art The Roots Illadelph Halflife (Album) DGC MVCG-211 Japan 1996 Sell This Version
088 112 059-2 The Roots - The Roots Come Alive album art The Roots The Roots Come Alive (Album) MCA Records 088 112 059-2 US 1999 Sell This Version
MCA4P-90170 The Roots - Things Fall A Preview album art The Roots Things Fall A Preview MCA Records MCA4P-90170 US 1999 Sell This Version
MCA5P-4329 The Roots - Things Fall Apart album art The Roots Things Fall Apart (Album) MCA Records MCA5P-4329 US 1999 Sell This Version
ROOTSINST The Roots - Instrumentals Album album art The Roots Instrumentals Album(2xLP, Promo, TP, W/Lbl) Not On Label (The Roots Self-released) ROOTSINST US 2000 Sell This Version
088 112 996-2 The Roots - Phrenology album art The Roots Phrenology (Album) MCA Records 088 112 996-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
602498623763 The Roots - The Tipping Point album art The Roots The Tipping Point (Album) Geffen Records 602498623763 Mexico 2004 Sell This Version
DEFF 16629-1 (DEFF 16628-1), DEFF 16630-1 (DEFF 16628-1) The Roots - Game Theory album art The Roots Game Theory (Album) Def Jam Recordings DEFF 16629-1 (DEFF 16628-1), DEFF 16630-1 (DEFF 16628-1) US 2006 Sell This Version
177 279-3 The Roots - Rising Down album art The Roots Rising Down (Album) Def Jam Recordings 177 279-3 Indonesia 2008 Sell This Version
none The Roots - Dilla Joints album art The Roots Dilla Joints (Album) Not On Label none US 2010 Sell This Version
B0013085-01 The Roots - How I Got Over album art The Roots How I Got Over (Album) Def Jam Recordings B0013085-01 US 2010 Sell This Version
88697 79289 2 , 88697 79289 2 The Roots - Wake Up! album art John Legend and The Roots John Legend and The Roots - Wake Up! (Album) Getting Out Our Dreams, Columbia, Home School Records 88697 79289 2 , 88697 79289 2 Russia 2010 Sell This Version
0731519012 The Roots - Betty Wright: The Movie album art Betty Wright And The Roots Betty Wright And The Roots - Betty Wright: The Movie (Album) S-Curve Records, Ms.B Records 0731519012 US 2011 Sell This Version
4605026710146 The Roots - Undun album art The Roots Undun (Album) Def Jam Recordings 4605026710146 Russia 2011 Sell This Version
B001939102 The Roots - Wise Up: Thought (Remixes & Reworks 2013) (Number Two) album art Elvis Costello And The Roots Elvis Costello And The Roots - Wise Up: Thought (Remixes & Reworks 2013) (Number Two) (Album) Blue Note Records B001939102 US 2013 Sell This Version
B001874802, 1874802 The Roots - Wise Up Ghost (And Other Songs 2013) - Number One album art Elvis Costello And The Roots Elvis Costello And The Roots - Wise Up Ghost (And Other Songs 2013) - Number One (Album) Blue Note, Blue Note B001874802, 1874802 Canada 2013 Sell This Version
UICD 6210 The Roots - ...And Then You Shoot Your Cousin album art The Roots ...And Then You Shoot Your Cousin (Album) Def Jam Recordings UICD 6210 Japan 2014 Sell This Version

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eskotrackl

eskotrackl

July 30, 2020
REP Malik B ! thanks 4 all ! Proceed !
Keur2Lion

Keur2Lion

April 22, 2016
This group is... A LIVING LEGEND!
J'ai la discographie intégrale de The Roots depuis 1996.
somejerk

somejerk

July 7, 2003
What! No comments on the Roots? No listing for Organix? Hold up, lemme fix this. The Roots are the BEST live band I've seen in my life. They rock harder than the Stones on crack, and get the crowd movin like it aint noones business. You can pick up ANY Roots album and be ga-run-teed quality hip-hop. Check out OkayPlayer.com for more info on them and other great, great hip-hop acts. Peace!

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