The RootsAhmir “Questlove” Thompson & Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter are proud to receive a GRAMMY Award alongside producers Alex Lacamoire, Bill Sherman and Lin-Manuel Miranda for “HAMILTON (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING),” the official companion to the acclaimed new musical by Tony, GRAMMY, and Emmy Award-winner Lin-Manuel Miranda.

The highly acclaimed 2-disc CD album from Atlantic Records arrived in stores in October 2015 and began debuted streaming exclusively via NPR’s First Listen. It is currently available at all digital retailers nationwide, via iTunes & streaming via Spotify.

Prior to the award show, the Roots kicked off the GRAMMYS with their 10th annual Roots Jam Session. The three night event took place at The Hotel Café in Hollywood, CA and was a whirlwind of groundbreaking performances and mash-ups culminating in appearances from Gary Clark Jr, John Legend, Nelly, Tori Kelly, Leon Bridges, George Clinton & the P-Funk All Stars, Bilal and Lenny Kravitz. See all the action here.

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“HAMILTON” has received unprecedented critical acclaim since its Off-Broadway debut at the Public Theater earlier this year. Now playing at Broadway’s Richard Rodgers, “HAMILTON” features a book, music and lyrics by Tony and GRAMMY Award-winning composer Lin-Manuel Miranda , who also plays the title role. The musical is directed by Thomas Kail, with choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and music direction and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire.

Congrats, Quest & Thought! For current ticket availability click here, and see more info about HAMILTON below.


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