The Roots Concert Tickets
One of today's most influential hip hop acts, The Roots is one of the biggest bands in
the world. Popularizing live rap and a full band to back up, The Roots have set the gold standard for the industry. Hailing
from Philadelphia, The Roots are led byTariq "Black Thought" Trotter and Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson. The Roots can count themselves
among a short list of hip hop acts who have achieved commercial success while maintaining steadfast support from their initial
underground fanbase. With 10 albums and countless EP's and collaborations to their name, the Roots remain the preeminent name
in live hip hop as exemplified by their work as the go to live band to back
such acts as Jay Z during the recording of his Unplugged album. Check out the legendary Roots Crew as they hit the road to
perform their iconic discography by getting your tickets at StubHub.
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high school friends in Tariq Trooter and Ahmir Thompson experimented with beats and rhymes at local talent shows and street
corners while forming the foundation of their sound under the name The Square Roots. Their initial break came as a direct
result of their jazzy grooves when they were invited to play a string of shows in Germany. Their debut album,Organix, was
a compilation of live tracks and studio outtakes rife with inside jokes that immediately gave fans a peek behind the curtain.
They followed up with Do You Want More?!!!??!,which was unique in hip hop due to its sample free production.Subsequent albums
pushed them into the mainstream, receiving critical acclaim, and powered by collaborations with artists such as Erykah
Badu , Common, and Jay Z. Though these days that crew can be found nightly as the house band for Late Night with Jimmy
Fallon, The Roots still tour 10 weeks every year, and StubHub can make sure that you are front and center when they come to
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A testament to Black Thought and?uestlove, The Roots have seen some significant
turnover among key musicians and producers throughout the groups tenure. As band leaders, Trotter and Thompson have constantly
maintained the quality and cohesiveness of the group's sound without sacrificing any of their innovation within hip hop. Get
tickets at StubHub to see this legendary live act or any of your other favorite
hip hop artists when they go out on tour.
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Though The Roots now have a steady
gig playing alongside the future host of The Tonight Show in Jimmy Fallon every night,
The Roots are still as creative and dedicated to making innovative hip hop as ever. In 2011, they released the critically
acclaimed concept albumundun, proving that The Roots are still one of the most influential bands on the planet. When they
are not on TV, make sure you catch this legendary live band on stage for an unforgettable performance.
When you have a string of hits albums, a cool late night gig, eternal respect within your industry and
a sure ticket to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, tickets to your live shows are sure to sell out in minutes. The Roots are
one of the biggest bands on the planet and they constantly prove that they are unrivaled as a live act. Get your tickets to
see The Roots on StubHub today because they won't be around for long.