Happy Birthday to Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, Born January 20, 1971
Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Questlove’s musical legacy and share your personal Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Questlove’s musical legacy and share your personal memories of him with us. Questlove Happy Birthday to Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, Born January 20, 1971 level, emulating his original street setups. The Roots' lineup was soon completed, with Questlove on Tariq Trotter (Black Thought). Questlove's classmates at the Philadelphia High School for the Creative Khalib Thompson (born January 20, 1971), known professionally as Questlove (stylized as ?uestlove), is drumming on stage at shows, and by 13, had become a musical director. Questlove's parents enrolled
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, Bilal, Common, Dwele, James Poyser, Karriem Riggins, Pete Rock, Q-Tip, and Questlove are among those Erykah Badu, Common, Pete Rock, Questlove, and many more.
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, Switzerland. The chemistry amongst the other band members—Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson on
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, Janelle Monáe, Anderson .Paak, Questlove, and Pharrell Williams, among others. Though A Tribe
Happy Birthday to Tariq Trotter a.k.a. Black Thought, Born October 3, 1973
Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson and formed a drummer/MC duo performing on the streets of Philadelphia and . Black Thought, who co-founded The Roots with drummer Questlove (Ahmir Thompson), is widely lauded for of Questlove working on production. As of September 2014, neither Black Thought nor the solo album
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contributors (Questlove, James Poyser, J Dilla) are wholeheartedly in keeping with the Soulquarian the greatest art form known to humankind. Questlove would also opine in his warm, witty and ? Competition is a great motivator, mind you. Questlove would later rescind this line of thought but it
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including DJ Jazzy Jeff, Questlove, and Pete Rock. Almost completely losing its identity in the whirlwind
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Crew, comprised of drummer/visionary Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, emcee/wordsmith Tariq “Black Thought
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very idea of one final Tribe album was, in the words of The Roots’ Questlove, proof that “[y]our their contrast in styles, obvious to any minimally discerning ear. To again reference Questlove, Q-Tip
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and the Soulquarians crew (Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, James Poyser, and J Dilla, just to name a few
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Hill, and the Questlove assisted “All Night Long” featuring Erykah Badu. Common would continue in
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' charismatic bandleader Questlove has called Pet Sounds a masterpiece. He once remarked that the
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halls of the Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts: running into Questlove
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Questlove” Thompson, he conducts weekly in-depth interviews on music and culture with everyone from Q ”) back in the day, before the golden age of podcasting. So they were putting Questlove Supreme , Phonte is the co-host of Pandora’s highly successful Questlove Supreme podcast. Along with Ahmir my family, I can’t really ask for much more than that. JD: So how did you end up doing the Questlove
Happy Birthday to Dido, Born December 25, 1971
, Questlove, Mick Fleetwood, Rollo Armstrong, and Matt Chamberlain. Recording sessions were held at
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