Drummer Questlove of the Roots to release memoir
NEW YORK (AP) - Drummer-producer Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson of the Roots is adding “author” to his resume.
The book includes the rap musician’s run-ins with “celebrities, idols and fellow artists,” including Stevie Wonder, KISS and Jay-Z. It also tackles “some of the lates, the greats, the fakes and the true originals of the music world.”
The Roots are the house band for NBC’s “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.” They have released 12 albums and are a favorite of music critics.