The Roots – Tickets – Oregon Zoo – Portland, OR – July 21st, 2018

The Roots

Oregon Zoo Presents

The Roots

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

This event is all ages

The Terrace is an exclusive concert experience with a private cash beer and wine bar and a delicious buffet available from 6 – 8 p.m.
This spacious area features first-come, first-served seats with limited direct stage views. Other obscured seating options are available, including tables and chairs for dining and visiting with friends.

The Roots
The Roots
Formed in 1987, in Philadelphia, PA, the legendary Roots Crew, consists of Black Thought (MC), Ahmir “?uestlove” Thompson (drums), Kamal Gray (electronic keyboards), F. Knuckles (percussion), Captain Kirk Douglas (electronic guitar), Damon Bryson (sousaphone) and James Poyser (electronic keyboard). Having previously released twelve projects, The Roots have become one of the best known and most respected hip-hop acts in the business, winning four Grammys, including “Best R&B Album” for Wake Up!, “Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance” for “Hang in There” (with John Legend) and “Best Group or Duo R&B Vocal Performance” for “Shine.” The ensemble was most recently nominated for “Best Rap Album” for the 2011 release of undun. This brings the band’s GRAMMY nomination count to twelve. Additionally, The Roots have also become the faces of Philly’s “Fourth of July Jam,” an annual concert held during the Fourth of July with the biggest names in music, and “The Roots Picnic,” a yearly star-studded mix of musicians, that has become a celebrated institution during awards season. Recently The Roots were named one of the greatest live bands around
by Rolling Stone, became the official house band on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon where they currently perform every Monday- Friday. The Roots celebrated the
release of their 11th studio album ...and then you shoot your cousin in May 2014.