The Roots Tickets
The Roots are an acclaimed Grammy Award winning music group that was created in 1987. This brilliant band was the brainchild of Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson along with Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter. The formation of the band took place in Philadelphia in Pennsylvania. They are well known for their diverse and extremely jazzy approach to the genre of hip hop music that is also comprised of some great live musical instrument. This band truly knows how to perform in some off the most electrifying live music shows. They enjoy a colossal fan following and all of their live concerts are totally sold out well in advance. If you are a fan of the band or would like to indulge in a riveting live show then this is the ultimate opportunity for you to get hold of your Roots tickets and enjoy a fantastic show that will be truly unforgettable.
After the debut independent release of their album, the group successfully released a total of ten amazing studio recorded albums along with two collaboration albums, to EPS and they have also created music with many famed artists from the industry performing in various genres. Since 2009, they have been serving as the prestigious house band on the popular Late Night with Jimmy Fallon television program. Their work has continuously received critical acclaim. Many critics have described the band as being the hip hop genre’s first original group.
The Roots are also famously known as The Square Roots, The Fifth Dynasty, and The Legendary Roots Crew. The main music genres that the band performs in are the alternative rock, alternative hip hop, soul, jazz-rap, and funk as well as neo soul. They have been actively a part of the industry since 1987 till the present day. Previously they were affiliated with music recording label companies like Interscope-Geffen-A&M, MCA Records and DGC Records. From 2005 till today all their music is recorded on the famed Def Jam Records. The band has fruitfully given some commendable associated acts with Jaguar Write, Dave Chappelle, Soulquarians, John Legend, J Dilla, Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, Jimmy Fallon, Martin Luther, Amel Larrieuz, BT, Big K.R.I.T. and Jazzyfatnastees. The band is comprised of Black Thought, F. Knuckles, Questlove, Damon “Tuba Gooding Jr.” Bryson, Mark Kelly, Kamal Gray, James Poyser and Captain Kirk Douglas.
The Roots are well known for taking some of the most extensive tours. They are hailed for their impeccable live sets and are considered to be among the best in the genre. The band was seen playing in a live event at the famous Radio City Music Hall in New York City with Big Daddy Kane, Nas, Common and Talib Kewli. For the Reasonable Doubt Concert of Jay-Z, the band played with him in the event for the third time. This concert of Jay-Z’s was the 10th year anniversary celebration of his debut album’s release. Each year the band takes part in one of the most electrifying jam session which takes place a night prior to the Grammys. This jam session of the group has been produced by Okayplayer, Keldof and Goodtime Girl Entertainment and notable musicians and artists such as Tom Cruise, Prince, Jeremy Piven, Beyonce Knowles, Snoop Dogg, Don Cheadle, Dave Chappelle, Queen Latifah, Jay-Z, Corrine Bailey Rae, Fall Out Boy and Matisyahu are seen in attendance. In 2008, they also performed live on the celebrated children’s show called Yo Gabba Gabba.
In 2009, the band effectively turned into becoming the official house band on the popular Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Every June, annually the band hosts the acclaimed Roots Picnic event that is an all day music festival held in Philadelphia. On the 2nd of January in 2012, the band performed live at the NHL Winter Classic sports event that was held at the honorable, Citizen’s Bank Park in Philadelphia. On the 13th of October in 2012, the band gave an incredible appearance at the Austin City Limits Music Festival that took place in Austin in Texas.
You can now book your Roots tickets and get ready to experience a mind blowing and absolutely rocking live music concert event that will leave you with countless memories to treasure for a long time to come.
Frequently Asked Questions