(YouTube)Black Simon and Garfunkel strike again. Roots members Captain Kirk Douglas and Questlove took the stage on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to showcase their acoustic talents with a rendition of Katy Perry's "Roar." It's an upbeat affair complete with splashes of killer sound effects and serious, animal-like roaring. FinallY! Seriously, could these guys please go on tour? Watch the duo's performance on late night below:Read Full Story
We've already seen Daft Punk and Pharrell's soulful hit "Get Lucky" enjoy the indie treatment, now we're getting something a bit more out of left field. On Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, The Roots' Questlove and Kirk Douglas (a.k.a. Black Simon and Garfunkel) took the stage to offer up their harmonizing, 60s-inspired, acoustic version of the upbeat hit. Whether you're a fan of the original Simon and Garfunkel or this 2.0 version, everybody wins.Read Full Story
Getty Images Justin Timberlake is making up for those six long years he spent not making new music. He's apparently releasing 20/20 Experience volume 2 in just a few months! The juicy tidbit hasn't been confirmed by JT, but his good pal and collaborator Questlove shared the news on a message board over the weekend.Questlove came to his friend's defense after a scathing New York Times review of Timberlake's latest album. The reviewed called the work "of largely inconsequential beauty" and...Read Full Story
On Tuesday night/Wednesday morning, Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock surprised the denizens of New York's Comedy Cellar by doing an hour of unplanned stand-up together sometime after midnight. The two must have enjoyed working together because on Wednesday night they were back at the Comedy Cellar doing more material together, but this time with Bill Bellamy, Kevin Hart, Marlon Wayans, and Questlove. It was all apparently kind of amazing, and Questlove was good enough to document the whole thing...Read Full Story
Questlove (born January 20, 1971) is a musician and television personality best known for his work as a percussionist for the Roots. Find more Questlove news, pictures, and information below.