Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter of The Roots & Opinions on Heems & Lapgan

This week hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot interview Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter of The Roots about his memoir. The hosts also review the new album from Das Racist rapper Heems.

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Lafandar Heems

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Heems was part of the group Das Racist, but took nine years between solo albums before releasing “Lafandar” in collaboration with the producer Lapgan.

Tariq Trotter aka Black Thought

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This week, hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot talk with Tariq Trotter, better known as Black Thought, the emcee of The Roots. His memoir “The Upcycled Self” is one of Jim and Greg's favorite music memoirs in recent memory.


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