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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 videos (Watch Full Event Recap | Wale | De La Soul | Rakim | Major Lazer). The videos do an amazing job of capturing the spirit and energy of the two-day event.

We took some limited edition Roots Picnic posters and set them in front of the guys in The Roots who each took a Sharpie and gladly left their John Hancock in black ink. Now we want to get them in your hands!

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