The Roots

Every year, legendary band The Roots assembles an amazing music festival in Philly, chock-full of incredible artists and amazing performances! Watch the exclusive video above for more info from Headkrack in this edition of the Hip-Hop Spot! Sign Up For Our Newsletter![sailthru_widgetfields=”email” sailthru_list=”Rickey Smiley Subscribers”] Click on the audio player below to hear what the cast thought about the Hip-Hop Spot! Listen […]

The incredible Laurence Fisburne calls up “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” to chat about what it’s like working with his hilarious co-stars on the set of “Black-ish,” and he even reveals who is the most difficult to work with! Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Plus, he details all of the exciting new projects we’ll see him in, including some […]

Ed Sheeran is winning over rap fans more and more, and he’s back with another acoustic cover of a fan-favorite. Teaming up with The Roots…

Mystikal wowed the world last year when he appeared on Saturday Night Live, and he’s back at it with Mark Ronson. The duo hooked up…

When watching the video for Amatus‘ collaborative single “Messin (Jneiro Jarel Remix),” it’s easier to initially be more interested in her gorgeous hair and vibrantly colored dress than the song itself. If you favor a more hearty dosages of bass and melodic instrumentals to support vocals, you might think this remix leaves a lot to be desired at […]

We really can not explain how many times we watched this clip of Dave Chappelle talking to Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show before we were…

  Just in case you didn’t know, Rashida Jones is Hollywood royalty as the daughter of music mogul Quincy Jones and ‘Mod Squad’ actress Peggy…

Kanye West just made Ray J more relevant than he’s been in years during a performance on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. Performing his new…

President Barack Obama has been hailed as the “Pop Culture President” because he had the help of celebrities to get people out to the polls.…

Jay-Z and The Roots made beautiful music together in 2001 for Jay-Z’s “MTV Unplugged” album. But now it looks like Jay-Z is completely getting in their lane. Get “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” In Your Inbox Jay-Z is expected to announce that he’s working with Budweiser, Live Nation and the City of Philadelphia on a […]