The Roots

The Roots

United States
Hip hop

The greatest hip hop live band in the world

It’s been 10 years since the legendary Roots crew came to Couleur Café and a whopping 30 years since  ?uestlove , Black Thought and their compadres founded the band. In the meantime friend and foe alike agree that the Roots had a major influence on modern day music with 16 studio albums (and a 17th on its way), 3 Grammys, a resident spot in Jimmy Fallon’s The Tonight Show and especially an oeuvre that has been continuously innovative and important for the civil rights movement in the States. This is hip hop as it was meant to be: brilliant rhymes and great beats, played by a gang of world class musicians. Oh, we are excited allright…