[youtube id=”MmcgemhZo7g”]Alabama Shakes vocalist Brittany Howard and Questlove took part in the tribute to Sister Rosetta Tharpe at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Tharpe was posthumously inducted with the Award for Early Influence because of her pioneering contributions to rock and roll. Howard performed “That’s All” which Tharpe
[youtube id=”E3UkN62x98k”] The Soulquarians were a ’90s collective that included Questlove, D’Angelo, J. Dilla, Erykah Badu, James Poyser and Common. Pitchfork put together a video to give an overview of their work and impact. Their sessions produced D’Angelo’s Voodoo, Common’s Like Water For Chocolate and The Roots’ Things Fall Apart.
[youtube id=”MQDHFgzbZCs”] The Foreign Exchange, Questlove, Zo! and Carlitta Durand recorded “Purple Flip” which is their version of Prince’s “Take Me With U” in 2009. The song was created specifically for a Prince tribute party that Questlove was having and he only gave it to a few DJ friends. According
The first episode of the Questlove Supreme show is airing on Pandora today. Maya Rudolph joins Questlove as his first guest and they talk about Prince and her life with music. Listen to the Questlove Supreme show exclusively on Pandora. Related posts: Media Questions Of The Week Versus Hip Hop