A tribute mural dedicated to the Roots Band in Philadelphia

demotix.com - May 31, 2013


The City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program dedicated a mural to the entire Roots Band. The celebrated honor took place at the World Communications Charter School in South Philadelphia, PA.

May 31, 2013-Philadelphia, PA-USA- The entire Roots Band celebrated a monumental mural creation in their honor by Amber Art and Design featuring Tatyana Fazializadeh, her mural of the Roots Band pays tribute to the world's most well-known hip hop band and Philadelphia, PA hometown heroes.

Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson, Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter and the entire Roots Band participated in the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program dedication at the World Communications Charter School. Confetti filled the air as the crowd applauded the bands honor in South Philadelphia.

The Mural Arts Program provides free, year-round art education to over 1,500 youth throughout the city of Philadelphia.