Do You Want More?!!!??! (1995) Only a handful of acts have elevated the fusion of rap and jazz into something more than a commercial hip-hop trend. With their debut, Do… The Roots Hip-Hop/Rap
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Do You Want More?!!!??! (1995)

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Details Lead Performance: The Roots; Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap

Only a handful of acts have elevated the fusion of rap and jazz into something more than a commercial hip-hop trend. With their debut, Do You Want More?!!!??!, the Roots join that elite group. With their offbeat lyrical delivery, backed by kaleidoscopic live instrumentation, rappers Malik B. and Black Thought take the advice of their first single, which declares: ''Proceed and continue to rock the mike.'' A

Originally posted Jan 20, 1995 Published in issue #258 Jan 20, 1995 Order article reprints