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    DJ and Roots Bandleader Questlove

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      Interview: How Questlove Stays Occupied The Roots' drummer on signing with Jimmy Fallon, stumping for Obama, and cooking up Philly's neo-soul scene.

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    The famous drummer Questlove from the legendairy band the Roots. Pictured with his iconic afro and comb.

    The Roots, hip-hop band. Their work has been repeatedly met with critical acclaim, and they are best known for hits You Got Me, What They Do, Proceed, Adrenaline!, The Seed 2.0, & Wake Up, Everybody. They currently perform as the house band on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and will move with Fallon to The Tonight Show in 2014. They have won 4 Grammys and 3 NAACP awards. ranked them #7 on its list of the 25 Best Rap Groups of All-Time, describing them as "Hip-hop's 1st legitimate band."

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    Jazzyfatnastees, vocal duo comprised of Tracey Moore (left) and Mercedes Martinez. They wrote and co-produced their debut album The Once and Future in conjunction with members of The Roots. Helping to feed the neo-soul movement, the duo started Black Lily (Film & Music Festival), "A Women in Music Series." The series acts as a showcase for neo-soul artists including Alicia Keys, Jill Scott, & Bilal. In addition to their own works, they have toured with & sung background vocals for The Roots.