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Hip-Hop Wired
Questlove Reveals How The Roots Really Got The ‘Jimmy Fallon’ Gig [VIDEO] Questlove of The Roots stepped from behind the drum set and into the intervie
Questlove Reveals How The Roots Really Got The ‘Jimmy Fallon’ Gig [VIDEO]
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted an hour ago
Questlove of The Roots stepped from behind the drum set and into the interview chair on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to reveal how The Roots landed the house band... Read more
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Mashable
Jimmy Fallon won over The Roots using a human pyramidThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon is nothing without house band/legendary
Jimmy Fallon won over The Roots using a human pyramid
Mashable / Posted yesterday
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon is nothing without house band/legendary musical group The Roots. On Monday, Questlove revealed how close the band came to rejecting a spot on Late Night, and the human pyramid that changed their mind for g... Read more
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The Irish Times
Hiatus Kaiyote: a future-soul sound endorsed by the starsSimon Mavin remembers how he felt when he heard Questlove had given his band a
Hiatus Kaiyote: a future-soul sound endorsed by the stars
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
Simon Mavin remembers how he felt when he heard Questlove had given his band a rhapsodic public seal of approval. “Once in a blue moon, something moves me so much I’m willing to alienate friends when an undeniable project comes along,” the Roots... Read more
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Mashable
Nick Offerman to host 2016 Webby Awardsman carved wooden emojis, which is really all that matters.” This year's panel
Nick Offerman to host 2016 Webby Awards
Mashable / Posted yesterday
man carved wooden emojis, which is really all that matters.” This year's panel of judges, which included Alexis Ohanian, Questlove, Susan P. Crawford, Vint Cerf and Eva Chen have chosen the 2016 winners, and they're pretty spectacular. It should... Read more
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Billboard
Watch Spike Lee and Questlove Trade Prince Stories On Panel Honoring the ArtistSpike Lee couldn’t have made Malcolm X without him. Questlove learned how to re
Watch Spike Lee and Questlove Trade Prince Stories On Panel Honoring the Artist
Billboard / Posted yesterday
Spike Lee couldn’t have made Malcolm X without him. Questlove learned how to remix from him. And all Kimbra really remembers about accepting her Grammy is that he was standing right beside her. On Friday they were joined by several other... Read more
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Billboard
Prince Discussion Panel Featuring Spike Lee, Questlove & More to Launch Monday on Billboard.comSpike Lee, Questlove, singers Anthony Hamilton and Kimbra, and journalists Tour
Prince Discussion Panel Featuring Spike Lee, Questlove & More to Launch Monday on Billboard.com
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
Spike Lee, Questlove, singers Anthony Hamilton and Kimbra, and journalists Toure, Alan Light and Carol Cooper gathered together Friday at New York University to speak on a special discussion panel about the life, career and music of Prince, who died... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Fresh Air Weekend: Questlove; 'Elvis & Nixon'; Tom Hankswith writers, filmmakers, actors and musicians, and often includes excerpts fro
Fresh Air Weekend: Questlove; 'Elvis & Nixon'; Tom Hanks
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
with writers, filmmakers, actors and musicians, and often includes excerpts from live in-studio concerts. This week: Questlove On Prince, Doo-Wop And The Food Equivalent Of The 'Mona Lisa': In his new book, somethingtofoodabout, The Roots'... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Iggy Pop was a man with a plan (but no shirt) at the Greek Theatrebefore, in which an admiring acolyte is charged with revitalizing a fading elde
Iggy Pop was a man with a plan (but no shirt) at the Greek Theatre
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
before, in which an admiring acolyte is charged with revitalizing a fading elder. Think Jack White with Loretta Lynn, or Questlove with Al Green. Yet throughout “Post Pop Depression,” Pop is the one spewing intensity in songs like “Gardenia,”... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Prince left 100s of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 100s of unreleased songs
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
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Billboard
'Does Your Pubic Hair Go Up to Your Navel?': 31 of Prince's Quirkiest Stories and Quotesspark trail into your path. Man. He could skate like he could sing.” — Excerpt
'Does Your Pubic Hair Go Up to Your Navel?': 31 of Prince's Quirkiest Stories and Quotes
Billboard / Posted 6 days ago
spark trail into your path. Man. He could skate like he could sing.” — Excerpt from Mo’ Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove(2013) • “Paisley Park isreally huge, and Prince would run all over the place. Sometimes you would see him sliding... Read more
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York Daily Record
Death of Prince: Painkillers found in home, reports sayorganized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April a
Death of Prince: Painkillers found in home, reports say
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
organized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April and the requisite crazy Prince tales from Questlove and Fallon, who recounted the time Prince was dead-set on challenging the comedian at ping-pong. (The moral of the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Watch D'Angelo cover Prince on the 'Tonight Show'Maya Rudolph and Gretchen Lieberum of the band Princess, who are famous for the
Watch D'Angelo cover Prince on the 'Tonight Show'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Maya Rudolph and Gretchen Lieberum of the band Princess, who are famous for their own Prince covers. "Tonight" bandleader Questlove was especially moved: "i wanna thank @FallonTonight staff for letting that happen. us fans are hurting because we... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Death of Prince, Day 7: Painkillers found in homeorganized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April a
Death of Prince, Day 7: Painkillers found in home
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
organized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April and the requisite crazy Prince tales from Questlove and Fallon, who recounted the time Prince was dead-set on challenging the comedian at ping-pong. (The moral of the... Read more
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Daily Journal
Death of Prince, Day 7: Painkillers found in homeorganized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April a
Death of Prince, Day 7: Painkillers found in home
Daily Journal / Posted 6 days ago
organized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April and the requisite crazy Prince tales from Questlove and Fallon, who recounted the time Prince was dead-set on challenging the comedian at ping-pong. (The moral of the... Read more
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Daily Record
Death of Prince, Day 7: Painkillers found in homeorganized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April a
Death of Prince, Day 7: Painkillers found in home
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
organized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April and the requisite crazy Prince tales from Questlove and Fallon, who recounted the time Prince was dead-set on challenging the comedian at ping-pong. (The moral of the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Death of Prince, Day 7: Painkillers found in homeorganized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April a
Death of Prince, Day 7: Painkillers found in home
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
organized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April and the requisite crazy Prince tales from Questlove and Fallon, who recounted the time Prince was dead-set on challenging the comedian at ping-pong. (The moral of the... Read more
37 related stories
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Death of Prince, Day 7: Painkillers found in homeorganized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April a
Death of Prince, Day 7: Painkillers found in home
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
organized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April and the requisite crazy Prince tales from Questlove and Fallon, who recounted the time Prince was dead-set on challenging the comedian at ping-pong. (The moral of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Watch D'Angelo cover Prince on the 'Tonight Show'Maya Rudolph and Gretchen Lieberum of the band Princess, who are famous for the
Watch D'Angelo cover Prince on the 'Tonight Show'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Maya Rudolph and Gretchen Lieberum of the band Princess, who are famous for their own Prince covers. "Tonight" bandleader Questlove was especially moved: "i wanna thank @FallonTonight staff for letting that happen. us fans are hurting because we... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Prince left 100s of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 100s of unreleased songs
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Prince left 100s of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 100s of unreleased songs
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Prince left 100s of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 100s of unreleased songs
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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5KSDK St. Louis
Prince left 100s of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 100s of unreleased songs
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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Detroit Free Press
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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WCNC Charlotte
Prince left 100s of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 100s of unreleased songs
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Prince left 100s of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 100s of unreleased songs
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs | Pollor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs | Poll
Ventura County Star / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
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USA Today
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Prince left 100s of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 100s of unreleased songs
KING5 Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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WKYC Cleveland
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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WLBZ Bangor
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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The Kitsap Sun
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs | Pollor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs | Poll
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Prince left 100s of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 100s of unreleased songs
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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NorthWest Cable News
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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KTHV Little Rock
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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KING5 Seattle
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
KING5 Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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First Coast News
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
First Coast News / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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KTVB Boise
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
KTVB Boise / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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KERA North Texas
Questlove On Prince, Doo-Wop And The Food Equivalent Of The 'Mona Lisa'Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, the drummer and leader of The Tonight Show's house
Questlove On Prince, Doo-Wop And The Food Equivalent Of The 'Mona Lisa'
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, the drummer and leader of The Tonight Show's house band The Roots, says he's obsessed with the creative process. His new book, somethingtofoodabout, is a collection of his interviews with chefs about how art and creativity... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs | Pollor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs | Poll
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songsor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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The Record Searchlight
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs | Pollor not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who w
Prince left 'hundreds' of unreleased songs | Poll
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 days ago
or not. We just never heard about them again," Fisher says. "Other people who would hire us (including D'Angelo and Questlove) would say, ‘I heard this one,’ or ‘I heard that one. It was unbelievable.’ He was playing them for his friends who... Read more
37 related stories
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The Record Searchlight
Death of Prince, Day 7: Estate administrator namedorganized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April a
Death of Prince, Day 7: Estate administrator named
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 days ago
organized its own salute with D'Angelo performing Sometimes It Snows in April and the requisite crazy Prince tales from Questlove and Fallon, who recounted the time Prince was dead-set on challenging the comedian at ping-pong. (The moral of the... Read more
37 related stories
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