The Roots playing ‘Things Fall Apart’ at Roots Picnic 2019 (lineup)
The annual Roots Picnic returns to Philly on June 1, and this year it moves to The Mann Center at Fairmount Park. The Roots will headline as always, and this time they’ll perform their classic album Things Fall Apart in full for its 20th anniversary.
The lineup also includes H.E.R., 21 Savage, Lil Baby, Raphael Saadiq vs Soulquarians, Queen Naija, City Girls, Tank & the Bangas, Blueface, Black Thought & J.Period live mixtape with Yasiin Bey, The Originals (aka DJ Clark Kent, Stretch Armstrong, D-Nice, Rich Medina & Tony Touch), and more.
Tickets go on sale Friday (3/15) at noon with presales starting beforehand. Full lineup (including a podcast stage) below.
Watch the video for The Roots’ Erykah Badu-featuring “You Got Me” from Things Fall Apart:
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Roots Picnic — 2019 Lineup
Raphael Saadiq (Soulquarian vs Raphael Saadiq Jam)
Black Thought Live Mixtape feat Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def)
Tank & The Bangas
The Originals – DJ Clark Kent, D-Nice, Stretch Armstrong, Rich Medina and Tony Touch
Resistance Revival Chorus
The Joe Budden Podcast
The Read Podcast
Questlove Supreme Podcast