Freddie Gibbs' new project Shadow Of A Doubt should be a varied one. After hitting us with the Atlanta-influenced "Packages" earlier today, Gibbs has now shared a collaboration with Black Thought from the Roots.
The best part of the BET Hip Hop Awards is the cypher. It has produced a ton of great moments over they years, including Kendrick Lamar's epic verse in the TDE 2013 cypher.
In an interview with Maria Myraine, Black Thought spoke on his relationship with legendary emcee Big Pun and the process of his collaboration with Pun on "Super Lyrical" off the big man's 1997 album Capital Punishment.
Last year, the production duo Sean C & LV put out an album called Loud Dreams that featured collaborations with a bevy of rappers and produced bangers such as the Pusha T and A$AP Ferg-assisted "Hand In My Pocket," among others.
As far as lyrics-first rappers go, you can't really hope for much of a better trio than Action Bronson, Royce Da 5'9" and Black Thought, all of whom guest on Statik Selektah's new track.
When The Roots aren't making some of the dopest, most experimental, hip-hop on the market, they're having a hell of a good time as the in-house band on Jimmy Fallon's The Tonight Show.
We're just a week away from the release of Pharoahe Monch's fourth studio album, PTSD: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. A few weeks ago, Pharoahe released the first single off the album in "Bad MotherFucker".
It's been a while since we've seen a full release from The Roots, the latest being Undun which was released in 2011, but far from disappearing during the interim, The Roots are more visible than ever, as they have appeared playing for numerous functions and
"Thorn Or A Rose" is the latest leak from Stephen Marley's upcoming album Revelation Part 2: The Fruit Of Life, released in celebration of his father's birthday. Bob Marley would've turned 69 today.
Bump Rap Politicians , the latest cut from L.A. The Darkman featuring Black Thought on the assist. It was released on Sunday, September 15th, 2013. Things are improving for L.A.
DJ Tony Touch called on Black Thought, M1, Sean Price, AG, Lil Fame and Illa Ghee for a power cypher on Toca Tuesdays in the Shade 45 studio last week. How's the chemistry between and M1, Sean Price, AG, Lil Fame, Illa Ghee?
Black Thought freestyles over the Super Mario Bros. theme for Jimmy Fallon's Video Game week. Thoughts? Check out the latest video from Black Thought, Black Thought Feat. M1, Sean Price, AG, Lil Fame & Illa Ghee "Toca Tuesdays Power Cypher" Video.
The Roots are not generally the types to be involved in beef. The Philly group have been working in the hip hop scene for two decades and have been able to steer clear of the feuds that many rappers end up engaging in.
Check out Bird's Eye View, the latest track from Statik Selektah, featuring Raekwon, Joey Bada$$ & Black Thought which dropped on Monday, April 15th, 2013.
The Roots already have a big year planned, with some big names being announced for their annual "Roots Picnic" this summer, as well as their next album & Then You Shoot Your Cousin, which is slated for release later this year.
Black Thought talks about his long in the works solo album "The Talented Mr.Trotter", as well as the artists he will collaborate with on the album.Can you appreciate the bars here?
Black Thought, of The Roots, breaks down this years Oscar nominees for best picture with this nice freestyle.How does this compare to Black Thought's previous work?Check out the latest video from Black Thought, Black Thought "Confirms Solo Album Still In The W
Check out Rage Is Back, the latest from Black Thought which features a guest appearance from J. Period on the assist. The track was released on Tuesday, January 15th, 2013.
Check out Art Imitates Life, the latest track from Talib Kweli, featuring Black Thought & Rah Digga which dropped on Saturday, January 12th, 2013.
Listen to TNT (Remix) , the new track by ¡MayDay! featuring Black Thought, DJ Khaled, Jay Rock, Jon Connor & Stevie Stone which was dropped on Wednesday, March 28th, 2012.
Bump Million Star Motel, the latest cut from Nikki Jean which features Lupe Fiasco & Black Thought on the assist. It dropped on Tuesday, July 12th, 2011. Nikki Jean's horizons are broadening with each new release, and Million Star Motel is no exception.