Relive Roots Picnic NYC w/ Dave Chappelle, D’Angelo, John Mayer + More [Highlight Video]
November 5, 2016 - Picnic Time
Photo of D’Angelo taken by Vickey Ford of SneakShot for Okayplayer.
The initial Roots Picnic in New York City happened usually a few weeks ago and left utterly a mark. As a tastemakers we know them to be a Legendary Roots Crew gave New York two days of noted performances, that enclosed headlining performances from D’Angelo and John Mayer, as good as New York’s really possess David Byrne, Chic and Wu-Tang Clan on night dual of a celebration.
Well, dual videos from a festival have forsaken and if you’ve found yourself meditative “Man, we totally missed out this year, we for certain need to go subsequent time,” this’ll certainly remonstrate we to do that. The initial shave commences with a all-star jam that happened between D’Angelo, Mayer and The Roots, before going into apart performances that occurred via a dual day eventuality in Bryant Square Park.
“We wanted to take a judgment of a Roots Picnic on steroids,” Questlove accurately offers, as a video afterwards transitions to a Jungle Brothers.
“Dear New York, we adore we since we are so dirty, we are so filthy, that we gave birth to b-boys, b-girls, DJs, MCs, graffiti and hip-hop,” says Jungle Brothers‘ Afrika Baby Bam. It’s a matter that resonates via a video, as we see that Roots Picnic NYC is a jubilee of a past and benefaction of New York, told by not usually a pattern of a festival though by a artists featured in a line-up.
Everyday People featuring DJ Moma, X Ambassadors, Emily Wells, Tish Hyman — from Philadelphia to New York, The Roots continue to applaud their dual homes in a approach that usually they can: bringing together so many opposite artists in one place for a good time.
“This cruise is a shit,” Dave Chappelle says. “Shoutout to Questlove, a whole mythological Roots crew. Outstanding gentlemen, outstanding.”
The second shave facilities pieces and pieces from a second day, with Chic’s Nile Rodgers vocalization on a sounds and rhythms that a city of New York offers.
Check out a videos subsequent to locate adult on what we might have missed out on. We’ll see y’all this time subsequent year for another installment.