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Questlove Declined to Participate in ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ Because ‘It’s So Messy and Muddy’

Questlove Declined to Participate in 'Surviving R. Kelly' Because 'It's So Messy and Muddy'

The six-part Surviving R. Kelly docu-series aired last night and it’s undoubtedly the No. 1 trending topic on Twitter, followed by Aaliyah. The film’s executive producer, Dream Hampton, revealed that many celebrities declined to be interviewed including, Dave Chappelle, Jay-Z, Erykah Badu, and Mary J. Blige, among others. Hampton revealed a conversation that she had […]

Questlove to Executive Produce ‘Soul Train’ Broadway Show

In 1971, a show that would define a generation made its way on to television. Soul Train hosted by Don Cornelius was the flagship television program for black music and culture and now Questlove will executive produce a Broadway musical in honor of the legendary broadcast. The musical is expected to hit Broadway in 2021 […]

Questlove to Drop New Book Titled ‘Mixtape Potluck’

It seems like Ahmir Thompson aka Questlove is one of the busiest people in the world. He often claims he has 14 jobs. Not only is he the co-founder of the legendary Roots with Black Thought, but he’s the bandleader for The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, a DJ, producer, designer, music educator, and bestselling […]

Black Thought and Questlove Producing ‘Hip-Hop: Songs That Shook America’ On AMC

Legendary lyricists Black Thought and super-producer Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson of The Roots are executive producers of a six-part docuseries entitled Hip-Hop: The Songs That Shook America on AMC. On each episode of this new series put emphasis on a trailblazing song that was critical to the transformation of American music and popular culture. The artists […]

Questlove Admits He Stopped Making Music Following J Dilla’s Passing

Questlove Admits he Stopped Making Music Following J Dilla's Passing

Questlove spoke during the A.S.C.A.P.’s I Create Music Expo on Friday and dropped gems as well as provided some insightful information. He also opened up about a dark time in his life that may shock many fans. The drummer revealed that he took an unofficial music hiatus following the passing of his close friend and […]

Michelle Obama Talks to Questlove About Getting Prince to Perform at the White House

Michelle Obama Allegedly Influenced 'Roseanne' Cancellation

Michelle Obama has been everywhere. After selling almost a million copies of her book in its debut week, she extended her book tour due to the high demand. Continuing her promo tour, the Former First Lady from the South Side of Chicago, dropped by the Questlove Supreme podcast, hosted by the Roots co-founder and drummer, Questlove. Throughout the interview, she recounted […]

A Tribe Called Quest Releases Their Final Visual ‘The Space Program’

Three months ago, A Tribe Called Quest released their final music video, “The Space Program.” However, the late March visual accompaniment to 2016’s We Got It From Here…Thank You 4 Your Service album was only available to some platform subscribers. Now, the incredible farewell video (dedicated to the late Phife Dawg) from the group is […]

Chuck D, Questlove, and Kendrick Lamar Slated as Prospect Members of the Academy

It looks like the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is on the verge of diversifying their membership. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Oscar-permitting collective announced their invitation of membership which heights at 928 new prospect members which include Hip-Hop notables Chuck D, Questlove, and Kendrick Lamar. This year’s roster of invitees is […]

Questlove Is On The Verge of Curating An Official Prince Orchestral Tribute Tour

The Prince estate has officially partnered up with the legendary drummer of The Roots, Questlove to curate an orchestral nature tour in honor of the late icon titled, “4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince.” According to Rolling Stone, the shows will be presented under the banner of Live Nation Urban and will cast the Wolf […]

Lalah Hathaway Guest Stars on QUESTLOVE Supreme Podcast

The Roots drummer and music taste maker, Professor Questlove invited guest jazz and R&B songstress and one of the most dynamic voices of our time, Lalah Hathaway, daughter of the great soul singer Donny Hathaway, to slay episode 77 of QUESTLOVE SUPREME exclusively on Pandora. Listen in as Questo gets nervous introducing Lalah – calling […]

Black Thought Speaks With Jimmy Fallon About Historic 10-Minute Freestyle

The hip-hop community is still drowning amazement from Black Thought‘s historic freestyle on Funkmaster Flex‘s Hot 97 on Wednesday. With The Roots being the official house band for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, it was only right for the hip-hop loving show host to maneuver the elite Philly emcee to the guest chair to weigh-in […]

Jimmy Fallon Cancels Tapings for the Week Because his Mother Passed

Jimmy Fallon Cancels Tapings for the Week Because his Mother Passed

Jimmy Fallon’s mother, Gloria, passed Saturday, November 4th. The Tonight Show’s host mom’s reportedly died at NYU Langone Medical Center with her son and other family members surrounding her. The news comes shortly after Jimmy canceled Friday’s taping due to a family emergency. It’s safe to assume that we know what the emergency was. His mother […]

Season 2 Of ‘Questlove Supreme’ Is Now Available To Stream

Season two of Questlove’s radio show is here with new playback features and new guests. Last season, we all added that “Questlove Supreme” station on our Pandora’s, listening to the medley of music and interviews he conducted with industry hitters. With his eclectic music taste, Questlove knew the best vibe-bringing jams to curate to humble […]

Chrisette Michele Responds to Criticism on Spoken Word Piece “No Political Genius” [Listen]

R&B songstress Chrisette Michele has released her first new song since performing at an official Donald Trump inauguration event this past weekend. On her new track titled, “No Political Genius,” Michele titled her statement released following the controversy surrounding her appearance at Trump’s Liberty Ball, as well as the preface to a statement tweeted last July about the election campaign. In an effort […]