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Black Thought

Actor and Singer
Male
Born Oct 3, 1971

Tariq Trotter, better known as Black Thought, is an American hip-hop artist who is the lead MC of the Philadelphia-based hip hop group The Roots, as well as an occasional actor. Black Thought, who co-founded The Roots with drummer ?uestlove (Ahmir Thompson), is widely lauded for his live performance skills and his complex and politically aware lyrical content.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1971 Birth Born on October 3, 1971.

TWENTIES

1993 21 Years Old The Square Roots renamed themselves the Roots and released its debut album Organix in 1993, to prepare for a concert in Germany.
1995 23 Years Old The Roots signed to DGC and followed up with Do You Want More?!!!??! in 1995. … Read More
2000 28 Years Old In 2000, the Roots won the Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for "You Got Me", with guest performances by Erykah Badu and Eve. … Read More

THIRTIES

2006 34 Years Old In 2006, he began working on a collaborative project with producer Danger Mouse titled Dangerous Thoughts. … Read More
2011 39 Years Old In February 2011, Black Thought, along with 10.Deep and his side collective "Money Making Jam Boys", which includes Dice Raw, S.T.S., Truck North, & P.O.R.N., released the mixtape titled The Prestige.
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