The Roots To Unveil New Mural In Philadelphia This Weekend
Black Thought and ?uestlove of The Roots will unveil the design of “The Roots Mural Project” this weekend in their hometown of Philadelphia.
The award-winning rappers/musician will be joined by Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, Ernel Martinez, lead artist of The Roots Mural Project and Jane Golden, Director, City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program and others.
The Roots Mural Project recounts the history of the legendary Philadelphia band, in a paneled style painting honoring the group’s legacy.
The Roots’ mural is part of The Mural Arts Program, which was launched in 1984 and is the nation’s largest mural program.
The Roots will unveil their new mural on Saturday, October 27 from 1-3 pm at World Communications Charter School.
Roots group member Dice Raw will provide the entertainment for the event.