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Before they were Jimmy Fallon's house band, The Roots were known as one of the best alternative rap groups. List of the best Roots albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Roots discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Roots albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included The Roots singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Roots album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Roots album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

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Illadelph Halflife is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time
Illadelph Halflife The Roots

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undun is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time
undun The Roots

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Things Fall Apart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time
Things Fall Apart The Roots

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Do You Want More?!!!??! is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time

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How I Got Over is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time
How I Got Over The Roots

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Game Theory is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time
Game Theory The Roots

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Phrenology is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time
Phrenology The Roots

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The Tipping Point is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time
The Tipping Point The Roots

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Rising Down is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time
Rising Down The Roots

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...And Then You Shoot Your Cou... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time

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Organix is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time
Organix The Roots

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Wake Up! is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time
Wake Up! The Roots, John Legend

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Betty Wright: The Movie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time
Betty Wright: The Movie Betty Wright, The Roots

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Wise Up Ghost is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Roots Albums of All Time
Wise Up Ghost Elvis Costello, The Roots