Topic: The Roots

One Direction And Jimmy Fallon Provide Some Last-Minute Christmas Spirit With Classroom Instruments

One Direction And Jimmy Fallon Provide Some Last-Minute Christmas Spirit With Classroom Instruments

Are you suffering from Christmas cheer deficiency? Are you downing cup after cup of hot cocoa hoping you’ll feel more festive, but it’s not working? Don’t worry, last night Jimmy Fallon and The Roots recruited One Direction to help them sing “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town” accompanied by classroom instruments. And if that doesn’t get you into the Christmas spirit, nothing will. More »

Questlove Sort Of Apologizes For Calling Michele Bachmann A ‘Lyin Ass Bitch’

Questlove Sort Of Apologizes For Calling Michele Bachmann A 'Lyin Ass Bitch'

When The RootsQuestlove first started getting serious backlash for calling Michele Bachmann a “lyin’ ass bitch” via her walk on music, he was faced with a few different choices: dig his heels in, possibly putting his job in jeopardy, or issue the kind of lukewarm apology that people often make when their jobs are threatened. Guess which one he chose? More »