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Founding Member of The Roots Malik B. Has Passed Away

On July 29 The Roots took to Twitter to announce the death of one of the founding members of the group, Malik Abdul Baset. Baset has passed at age 47.
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The Roots and Michelle Obama Team Up to Make 'Roots Picnic' Virtual

The Roots have partnered with Mrs. Obama’s “When We All Vote” registration initiative, in order to engage young voters on the importance of exercising political freedom during the live streaming music festival.
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The Roots Now Have Their Own Street in Philadelphia

The Roots are being honored in their hometown of Philadelphia, with a stretch of street being named after the Hip Hop group. The sign comes earlier than expected for the band that got their start in the City of Brotherly Love.
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Summer Spirit Festival

Summer Spirit Festival Sunday August 5th at Merriweather Post Pavilion The Roots, Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, Lizzo, Rahemm Devaughn, Masego, & More Artists to be Announced Doors at 1:00pm Show Starts at 2:00pm Rain or Shine
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