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Black Thought

Actor and Singer
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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1971 Birth Born on October 3, 1971.


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


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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