The Roots

Shot in Brooklyn Heights last month, John Legend & The Roots’ video for their cover of Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes’ 70’s classic “Wake Up Everybody” featuring Common & Melanie Fiona finally premiered.

Neither the Roots nor John Legend appear in the latest video from The Roots' latest album, "How I Got Over." The group chose director Rik Cordero to film a clip for the piece, and Cordero explained his decision to leave the performers of the song out of the clip to Okayplayer.

John Legend's long-awaited collaboration with The Roots, "Wake Up!," has been getting a lot of positive buzz online lately. The album of covers of politically themed songs drops September 21st.

If there’s one word that best describes Ben Kenney, it’s versatility.

John Legend is on the brink of releasing his next album, "Wake Up Sessions," with The Roots. According to Legend, he's been a fan of the Philadelphia band since his college days, when he was a student at the University of Pennsylvania.

This week on NBC’s “Late Nigh With Jimmy Fallon,” anchor Brian Williams joined host Jimmy Fallon and house band The Roots to “slow jam” the news. Watch below as Fallon, Williams and The Roots turn everything from health care reform and congressmen with funny names into a seductive ballad, albeit a hilarious one!

Erykah Badu performed the first single from New Amerykah Pt. 2, "Window Seat" on Jimmy Fallon last night. She seemed right at home performing with her old homies, The Roots. Check out the performance here!