As Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Hip Hop band The Roots back Jimmy Fallon for his Late Night show on weekdays, the popular comedian/actor-turned television host will host the group’s seventh annual “Roots Jam Session” next month. On February 12, ?uestlove, Black Thought and the gang will celebrate their six Grammy nominations with this year’s legendary party on the eve of the famed awards.
Although past guests and performers have included Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, Mos Def and Black Eyed Peas, this year’s lineup and star attendees remain undisclosed. The venue is also TBA, but the event will take place in greater Los Angeles, California.
More information can be found at RootsJamSession.com.
The Roots are nominated for both their group album, How I Got Over, as well as their album with John Legend, Wake Up!, both of which released in 2010.