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The Roots

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The Roots

NTS aired an episode dedicated to the music of The Roots on 26 September 2018. The Roots has been played over 140 times on NTS, first on 17 May 2012. The Roots's music has been featured on 124 episodes.

The Roots, also known as The Legendary Roots Crew, The Square Roots and The Foundation, are an influential, Grammy winning hip hop group based out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, famed for a heavily jazzy sound and live instrumentation. Inspired by the "hip-hop band" concept pioneered by Stetsasonic, the Roots themselves have garnered critical acclaim and influenced later hip-hop and R&B acts. The Roots' original lineup included Black Thought…

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You Got Me
The Roots feat. Jill Scott
MCA Records1999
You Got Me
The Roots feat. Jill ScottMCA Records1999
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Act Too (Love Of My Life)
The Roots feat. Common
Geffen Records2005
Act Too (Love Of My Life)
The Roots feat. CommonGeffen Records2005
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Don't See Us
The Roots
MCA Records1999
Don't See Us
The RootsMCA Records1999
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Act Too (Love Of My Life) (Radio Edit)
The Roots feat. Common
MCA Records1999
Act Too (Love Of My Life) (Radio Edit)
The Roots feat. CommonMCA Records1999
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You Got Me (Album Version)
The Roots, Erykah Badu
MCA Music Corp of America1999
You Got Me (Album Version)
The Roots, Erykah BaduMCA Music Corp of America1999
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Without A Doubt
The Roots
MCA Records1999
Without A Doubt
The RootsMCA Records1999
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Clones
The Roots feat. Dice Raw
Geffen Records1996
Clones
The Roots feat. Dice RawGeffen Records1996
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Act Too (The Love Of My Life)
The Roots
MCA Records1999
Act Too (The Love Of My Life)
The RootsMCA Records1999
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Make Em NV
The Roots
Not On Label2010
Make Em NV
The RootsNot On Label2010
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What They Do
The Roots
Geffen Records2005
What They Do
The RootsGeffen Records2005
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