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The Roots
The Roots

Background information
Origin Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Genre(s) Hip-hop
Years active 1987—present
Label(s) Def Jam Recordings
Geffen Records
Interscope Records
Island Def Jam Music Group
MCA Records
DGC Records
Website Website
Black Thought
Kamal Gray
F. Knuckles
Captain Kirk Douglas
Damon "Tuba Gooding Jr." Bryson
Owen Biddle
Former members
Ben Kenney
Kenyatta "Kid Crumbs" Warren
Josh "Rubberband" Abrams
Malik B.
Scott Storch
Martin Luther
Dice Raw

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Julian Casablancas And The Roots Team Up For Christmas Performance

December 22, 2009
Julian Casablancas And The Roots Team Up For Christmas PerformanceJulian Casablancas teamed up with The Roots to perform his cover of 'I Wish It Was Christmas Today' on US TV last night.

The Strokes star was also joined for the performance by Jimmy Fallon, the show's host, and comedian Horatio Sanz.

The pair began the song on a guitar and keyboard before Casablancas took over, backed by The Roots.

The singer is currently promoting his debut solo album, 'Phrazes For The Young', which is out now.

You can watch his performance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon below:


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