Role Lecturer

Academy Year 2005, 2013

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Hometown Philadelphia


Seattle 2005

Our generation's Quincy Jones on The Roots' ever-changing sound and his neurotic nature

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New York 2013

Dilla, D’Angelo and drumming with The Roots man.

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The Mission

Treading Water

The Roots "Web" (Live on July 4th, 2014)


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Magazine Features

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Academy World Tour: Paris, Questlove's Afropicks

Our RBMA World Tour touched down in Paris. During the Jazz à la Villette festival, Red Bull Music Academy and Questlove of The Roots co-curate a night dedicated to the impact of African funk.
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Video: Questlove DJ Set At Boiler Room NYC x RBMA

From one great to another - The Roots mastermind Questo tips his hat to Dilla. Live in the mix at RBMA’s Boiler Room NYC takeover.
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