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The Roots’ Black Thought on Pre-Show Routines, Street Performances, and the Influence of Springsteen

Long before he became the voice of one of the most essential hip-hop groups of a generation, Tariq Trotter started performing on the streets of Philadelphia with another young man named Ahmir… 

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Black Thought Is Loved and Feared by Your Favorite Rapper

Tarik Luqmaan Trotter is not your father’s late-night television bandleader. Whether inside or outside of the recording booth, the Philadelphian orator and scribe extraordinaire is also an anomaly.… 

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Here’s Everything We Know About Black Thought’s New Project ‘Streams Of Thought, Vol. 3: Cane & Abel’

Black Thought is gearing up to return with the latest installment of his Stream of Thought series. The Roots rapper is set to drop part three in late July, marking the first Streams of Thought… 


Apollo Brown & Che’ Noir ft. Black Thought – Hustle Don’t Give

From Buffalo to Detroit, Che Noir and Apollo Brown will be releasing a joint project called As God Intended on July 10th. And today, they’ve decided to unleash the first single, “Hustle Don’t… 

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Questlove and Black Thought on how quarantine unlocked their creativity

Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson and Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter of The Roots, along with their manager, Shawn Gee, can confirm that they fell into what two out of the three of them describe as a… 

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Crook’s Corner: Black Thought Interview

Black Thought was a recent guest on KXNG Crooked’s Crook’s Corner podcast where the two Hip Hop heavyweights (and their peppered beards) chatted by video as they both adhered to their various… 

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