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Amir “Questlove” Thompson and Tarik “Black Thought” Trotter of The Roots have signed a first-look TV deal with NBC’s Universal TV. The three-year deal will allow for the Hip-Hop duo to develop scripted and unscripted series on multiple platforms.

Questlove and Black Thought have had a relationship with NBC as the long time live band for The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. Both creatives have worked on projects with Black Thought starring in an upcoming off-Broadway musical and Questlove hosting his Podcast on Pandora.

The Pennsylvania native’s signed the deal through their company Two One Five Entertainment named after their hometown Philadelphia. The musicians released a statement following the news.

“Many of our initial projects have been music-centric content, and one of our goals is to become the premiere hub for music storytelling — a safe space for these stories to be shared across a variety of platforms. Eventually we will expand outside of music with our stories,” Black Thought said in his statement.

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“This deal is very important to us as we’ve been content producers and storytellers for our entire career,” Questlove said in a separate statement. “A significant investment from Universal Television Alternative Studio and Universal Television in our vision allows us to share these stories on a much larger scale.”