The Roots are an American hip-hop, soul and jazz group from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, currently featuring founding members Black Thought and Questlove, alongside Kamal Gray, F. Knuckles, Captain Kirk Douglas, Tuba Gooding, Jr, Mark Kelley, and James Poyser.
Formed in 1987, the band released their debut album, ‘Organix’, in 1993, which led to them signing to DGC Records, and releasing the critically acclaimed, ‘Do You Want More?!!!??!’, in 1995 and ‘Illadelph Halflife’ in 1996. It was their fourth release, ‘Things Fall Apart’, that saw them break the Top Five in the Billboard Hot 200. The band continue to release albums to this day, and released their latest, 'Sicc', in March 2018.
The Roots will headline a show at Somerset House in London as part of their Summer Series. Catch them live by checking out the tour dates and concert ticket information below on Stereoboard.