The Roots Coming to Winnipeg June 22
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Legendary Grammy Award winning hip hop crew, The Roots, will be playing Centennial Concert Hall on Saturday, June 22, 2013 as part of TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival.

The Roots are arguably the hardest working musicians in popular culture, turn 25 this year. The brainchild of childhood friends Ahmir “?uestlove” Trotter and Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter, The Roots began their career playing bucket drums and freestyling on the streets and competing with Boyz II Men for top honors at The Philadelphia High school for Creative and Performing Arts.

Tickets go on sale Thursday, March 7 and range from $69.00 – $85.75. [TICKETMASTER]