Follow Majic 102.3/92.7 On Twitter: Donnie Simpson had the pleasure of joining The Roots drummer and Jimmy Fallon bandleader now podcaster Questlove on his podcast “Questlove Supreme” on Pandora. As Questlove put it it, this is a master class in radio and black entertainment. Donnie talks about getting his start in radio at age 15, breaking […]
After this weekend's festival, the famous group made the major announcement that the Roots Picnic will be expanding to New York City.
President Barack Obama is calling on everyone to do what they can to prevent others from being sexually assaulted as part of a new initiative.…
The following essay is an adaptation of a Facebook post by Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson in response to George Zimmerman’s acquittal in the killing of Trayvon Martin. Questloveis the drummer for the Roots and the bandleader on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. Read More: http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2013/07/questlove-trayvon-martin-and-i-aint-shit.html
We told you a few weeks back that D’Angelo would be appearing at this year’s Essence Music Festival, but, he couldn’t wait for that to be his first show in 12 years. He took the stage in Tennessee this weekend. While he didn’t perform any of his hits, he played what might be an unusual […]