The Roots Archives

Like a lot of folks, I’ve been waiting for The Roots’ How I Got Over for what seems like years. It was set to drop last year — the video for the title track/first single dropped last fall — but was finally released yesterday. I’m a die-hard when it comes to The Roots, and willing Read More

If you haven’t heard, Bill Cosby has assembled an outfit called the Cosnarati (no, seriously) to spit “positive” rhymes about working hard and being responsible. There’s nothing wrong with that per se, but it’s probably a bad idea coming from a dude on record as not being a fan of the genre, and who would Read More

From the creative, dynamic and thoroughly Roots-addled mind (at least this week) of Shani-o, we’re celebrating Black Thought Appreciation Week here at PostBourgie. It all started with this hot fire of a cypher including Mos Def and Eminem that G.D. posted in this spot last week. But really, does there  need to be an explanation Read More

Yeah, a little Roots’ heavy this week. But my oral surgery meant that I missed the second annual Roots Picnic in Philly on Saturday, so this is me making up for it.) [vodpod id=ExternalVideo.836958&w=425&h=350&] The above is the Legendary on YoGabbaGabba, doing it for the babies and having a lot of fun in the process. Read More