The 9th annual Roots Picnic returns to Philly this summer, watch Broad City's Ilana and Abbi introduce this year's amazing lineup.
Black Thought’s Favorite Fela Kuti Songs
The Roots MC Black Thought selects his favorite Fela Kuti songs in a new playlist for Fela.net...
Chef Roblé’s Roots Picnic @Okayafrica Instagram Takeover Ft. Erykah Badu, Questlove, The Weeknd & More!
Join @okayafrica on Instagram this Saturday as Chef Roblé takes over our feed live from the Roots Picnic with Erykah Badu, Questlove, The Weeknd and more.
Watch The Roots Perform Fela Kuti’s ‘Water No Get Enemy’ In Central Park
Watch the Roots perform Fela Kuti's "Water No Get Enemy" with Antibalas live in Central Park.
Afro-Norwegians Nico & Vinz Take Over The Summer With ‘Am I Wrong’
Afro-Norwegian singers/songwriters Nico & Vinz perform their summer anthem "Am I Wrong" live on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon.
Red Hot + FELA On Late Night With Jimmy Fallon W/ My Morning Jacket, Brittany Howard, tUnE-yArDs, Antibalas, & The Roots
A special Late Night With Jimmy Fallon featured My Morning Jacket, tUnE-yArDs, and Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes performing Red Hot + Fela.
Okayafrica TV: The Roots & Fatoumata Diawara at Clinton Global Initiative
Watch The Roots and Fatoumata Diawara perform live at this week's Clinton Global Initiative.
The Roots & Jimmy Fallon’s Ladysmith Snack Mambazo
The Roots join Jimmy Fallon to create Ladysmith Snack Mambazo, a group celebrating the deliciousness of the Pringle chips.
Prêt-À-Poundo: Ikiré Jones for The Western African & International Dandy
An interview with fashion designer Wale Oyejide about his menswear brand "Ikire Jones".
The Roots Of… Flying Lotus Discovers His African Ancestry
Flying Lotus took a DNA test to find out his the roots of his African ancestry. Watch to discover not only his familial ties to Alice and John Coltrane, but also his musical roots in soul makossa.
Win A 5th Annual Roots Picnic Poster Autographed By The Roots
The 5th Annual Roots Picnic is still fresh in the minds of many despite having taken place over a month ago thanks to our recap...
Okayplayer TV: 5th Annual Roots Picnic Recap Video!
Looking back on The Roots Picnic, it’s hard to believe it was only 2 days long.
Okayafrica TV: Vernon Reid’s ‘Artificial Afrika’
One of the greatest guitarists of all time, Vernon Reid takes audiences through the imagined “Africa of our minds” in his new experimental stage production called “Artificial Afrika.” …