The Roots are one of the few rap bands that are actually better live than in-studio. Jay-Z knew it when he recorded his unplugged set, and if you’ve never had the pleasure, you can find out for yourself today.
As always, a few tastes and a zip.
The Roots: July 16th, 1999 (Montreux Jazz Festival)
Without A Doubt
Table of Contents
The Next Movement
Step Into The Realm
Mellow My Man
Ain’t Sayin’ Nothin’ New
Concerto of the Desperado
The Lesson Pt III (It’s Over Now)
You Got Me w/Jill Scott
You Got Me (with Keyboard Solo)
Human Turntable solo
Y’all Know Who