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BIO: The Roots' co-founders Black Thought and ?uestlove met at the Philadelphia High School for Creative Performing Arts in an unusual manner. ?uestlove (Ahmir Thompson) recalls, in a 2008 Rolling Stone in... (read more...)

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The Roots et al. at Chene Park
8/9/2015
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Chene Park
2600 E. Atwater
Detroit, MI
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"One Music Fest" (Atlanta) at Aaron's Amphitheatre At Lakewood
9/12/2015
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Aaron's Amphitheatre At Lakewood
2002 Lakewood Way
Atlanta, GA
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