The Roots

...And Then You Shoot Your Cousin

Overview | #83: The Roots feat. Raheem DeVaughn – “Tomorrow” (2014) Top Track | #83: The Roots feat. Raheem DeVaughn – “Tomorrow” (2014)

I ultimately found …And Then You Shoot Your Cousin to be a bit disappointing when I reviewed it, but certainly appreciated that what the Roots gave us was studied — included were three non...

...And Then You Shoot Your Cousin

Album Reviews | The Roots – …And Then You Shoot Your Cousin (2014)

There aren’t many folks like the Roots, a rap group that uses a full live band for its sound. Nowadays, rappers and rap groups don’t use much live instrumentation, but even at the outset o...

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Wise Up Ghost and Other Songs

Album Reviews | Elvis Costello and The Roots – Wise Up Ghost and Other Songs (2013)

This album is so cool. In fact, everything about it is cool. Who could have imagined Elvis Costello, who basically is the definition of hip, playing with hip-hop group the Roots? Unlike other mash-ups...

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