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10 Best Album Covers of 2014

From PRhyme's broken heads to FKA twigs' powerful portrait, R&B and hip-hop is covered. Check out The Boombox's Best Album Covers of 2014.

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Questlove Talks Beef Between The Roots and The Notorious B.I.G. [VIDEO]

Believe it or not, the Notorious B.I.G. and The Roots had beef back in the days. Unfortunately, the Philadelphia group couldn't patch things up with the late rapper before his untimely death in March 1997. Drummer Questlove detailed his Biggie story during an episode of the Juan Epstein podcast.

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Meghan Trainor, Jimmy Fallon + the Roots Perform ‘All About That Bass’ With Classroom Instruments [VIDEO]

Just when we thought we couldn't be any more obsessed with Meghan Trainor's 'All About That Bass,' Jimmy Fallon had to come along and make it positively epic.

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Questlove Pens Heartfelt Tribute To Late Manager Richard Nichols

The Roots' Questlove pens heartfelt tribute to the group's longtime manager and svengali, Richard Nichols, who tragically passed away after battling leukemia.

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The Roots Manager Richard Nichols Dies, Music Industry Reacts

The Roots' longtime manager Richard Nichols has passed away. Rappers and R&B singers send heartfelt condolences on Twitter.

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Nicki Minaj, Jennifer Hudson, Ed Sheeran + More Rock 2014 Philly 4th of July Jam

Nicki Minaj, Jennifer Hudson, Ed Sheeran and more celebrated America with great performances at the 2014 Philly 4th of July Jam.

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Dave Chappelle Taps Nas, the Roots, Erykah Badu & More for Radio City Music Hall Shows

Ever since Dave Chappelle released the doc 'Block Party' in 2005, he's been heavily associated with hip-hop, so it makes total sense that he would recruit some of the game's biggest rappers and singers to join him onstage once more.

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The Roots, ‘…And Then You Shoot Your Cousin’ [ALBUM REVIEW]

They went from hip-hop's best known band to the 'Tonight Show''s house band but do The Roots still have what it takes to make a great rap album?

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The Roots Unveil ‘…and then you shoot your cousin’ Tracklist

The Roots are set to release their 11th studio effort, '…and then you shoot your cousin.’ The Grammy Award-winning hip-hop band revealed the tracklist to the LP, which is due in stores May 19.

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Questlove to Appear in Upcoming Episode of ‘Law & Order: SVU’ [PHOTO]

Questlove again finds himself as a topic of conversation of the Internet, and this time it's not because of 'The Tonight Show''s antics. The Roots member will make an appearance in an upcoming episode of 'Law & Order: SVU.'

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