Tariq Trotter Net Worth is$12 Million
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Profession: Musician | Actor | Rapper

Date of Birth: 1971-10-03

Nicknames: Tariq Trotter, T. Trotter, Tarik Luqmaan Collins, Tariq Luqmaan Trotter, Tariq, Tariq 'Black Thought' Trotter, Tarik Trotter, Roots, The Roots, Tariq (Tarik) Trotter

Ethnicity: African American

Country: Philadelphia

Tariq Trotter net worth: Tariq Trotter is an American hip-hop artist who has a net worth of $12 million dollars. Tariq Trotter, also known as Black Thought, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and went to school at the Philadelphia School for Creative and Performing Arts. From there, he went on to attend Millersville University. He began performing with Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson in the late 80s. The duo added more musicians and began performing as The Square Roots in college. They subsequently shortened their name to The Roots, and released their first album, "Organix", in 1993. Their second album, "Do You Want Me", became quite popular with alternative music fans, and they began touring the alternative music circuit, including performing at Lollapalooza, the Montreux Jazz Festival, and finally, Woodstock 99. They achieved widespread fame with the release of their album, "Things Fall Apart", and won a Grammy in 2000. They have since released six more successful albums. In addition to his work with The Roots, Tariq Trotter has also appeared in such films as, "Bamboozled" and "Brooklyn Baby", and has also performed with numerous other artists.
Tariq Trotter (born on October 3, 1971), better known as Black Thought, is an American hip-hop artist who is the lead MC of the Philadelphia-based hip hop group The Roots, as well as an occasional actor. Black Thought, who co-founded The Roots with drummer ?uestlove (Ahmir Thompson), is widely lauded for his live performance skills and his complex and politically aware lyrical content.
Black Thought was born Tariq Trotter and attended the Philadelphia High School for Creative and Performing Arts and Millersville University. In 1987, Trotter became friends with drummer Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson and formed a drummer/MC duo performing on the streets of Philadelphia and at talent shows. Trotter would subsequently spend some time as one of two MCs in the group The Square Roots: the other one was Malik B., who Tariq met in college. In high-school, Black Thought converted to the Islamic sect of The Nation of Gods and Earths.
The Square Roots renamed themselves the Roots and released its debut album Organix in 1993, to prepare for a concert in Germany. The Roots signed to DGC and followed up with Do You Want More?!!!??! in 1995. Recorded without any sampling, the album was more popular among alternative music fans than those of hip hop. Around the release of the album, the Roots performed at the Lollapalooza alternative music festival and Montreux Jazz Festival. Illadelph Halflife, the band's 1996 album, became its first album to chart within the top 40 spots on the Billboard 200 because of the successful single "What They Do".Things Fall Apart followed in 1999, the year the band played at the Woodstock 99 concert.
In 2000, the Roots won the Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for "You Got Me", with guest performances by Erykah Badu and Eve. The Roots' album Things Fall Apart was nominated for the Best Rap Album award. For Jay-Z's acoustic concert for the television program MTV Unplugged, The Roots provided instrumentals. Succeeding albums were

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Interview: Tariq Trotter aka Black Thought of The Roots on The Roots Picnic

The Roots are undeniably one of the most influential contemporary hip-hop groups – arguably the most influential of all time. Never afraid to voice opinions, talk politics and be real, the group was started back in 1987 by Tariq Totter (Black Thought ...
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Posted: June 17, 2017, 8:52 am
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