Statik Selektah

Statik Selektah Ft. Raekwon, Joey Badass & Black Thought – “Bird’s Eye View”

| 12 Comments

Soulful vocal samples and melancholy keys punctuate “Birds Eye View,” the first single from Statik Selektah’s new album.

Rage Is Back

Black Thought – “Rage Is Back” (Freestyle)

| 10 Comments

For my trapped in the ‘90s n*ggas, and everyone else with working ears that claims to love hip-hop, Black Thought is rapping over the “NY State Of Mind” instrumental.

Truck North

Truck North – Our American Cousin EP

Truck North's been long affiliated with The Legendary Roots Crew and he's venturing out on his own project, called  Our American Cousin.

Undun

“The Other Side” – Review Of The Roots’ undun

| 26 Comments

The artwork for The Roots’ thirteenth studio album undun depicts a child completely inverted, mid-air, after springing up from a frayed, dirty and potentially dangerous, mattress.

Undun

First Listen: The Roots’ “undun”

| 21 Comments

Even though there were a few diehards showing discipline to refrain from listening to last night's "One Time" leak, the ever-ready folks over at NPR plops down with the "like we always do about this time" face and comes through with the big enchilada for us to gobble up in its entirety before the December 6 street date.

Pennies In A Jar

Nikki Jean Feat. Lupe Fiasco & Black Thought – “Million Star Hotel”

| 13 Comments

"God bless the nonbelievers, they teach the dreamers how to fly.

Wake Up! Radio Mixtape

J. Period, John Legend & The Roots Present – Wake Up! Radio Mixtape

| 3 Comments

In case you missed the news, the John Legend/The Roots tandem were big winners of three Grammy Awards at the 53rd event for having the Best Traditional R&B Vocals, Best R&B Song, and Best R&B Album in Wake Up.

Young Chris

Young Chris Feat. Eve, Black Thought, Money Malc, Fat Joe, Fred The Godson, Diggy Simmons, Jermaine Dupri & Game – “Philly Megamix”

| 13 Comments

Young Chris' "Philly Sh*t" gets an extra large remix with the help of some Philly aggins and non-locals who get on the 215 tip to assist the homie.

THE ROOTS

Today’s Black Thought Trivia Question

| 7 Comments

Photo: Boney Starks Our "Collect Your Thoughts" competition is in full swing and the entries are coming in daily.

THE ROOTS

Collect Your Thoughts: The Ultimate Black Thought Compilation Contest

| 30 Comments

Black Thought has been releasing recorded music since 1992 and has long since established himself as one of the most fierce and prolific emcees in history.


Sign Up