iHeartMedia, the No.1 commercial podcast publisher globally, and Questlove, the drummer, DJ, producer, culinary entrepreneur, designer, New York Times
best-selling author and member of The Roots, release the first episode of Season 3 of the critically acclaimed music & pop culture-based podcast, Questlove Supreme featuring an interview with Jimmy Fallon distributed through the iHeartPodcast Network.
Get the episode HERE.
Additional hosts on the series include renowned and award winning on-air personality and music commentator Laiya St.Clair, music aficionado “Boss” Bill Johnson, GRAMMY, Tony and Emmy award winning music director “Unpaid” Bill Sherman and engineer for Questlove, The Roots, The Tonight Show and Elvis Costello “Suga” Steve Mandel.
Upcoming guests include Kurits Blow, Kim Fields, Wyatt Cenac, Seth Rogen and many more.
As announced previously, the famed Roots drummer and Tonight Show musical director will hand curate and roll out a new slate of iHeartRadio Original content, which will go beyond just music, early next year.
“Questlove Supreme” is a fun, irreverent and educational weekly podcast that digs deep into the stories of musical legends and cultural icons in a way that only Questlove and Team Supreme can deliver. Each episode is driven by conversation ranging from the guest’s origins (along with a few never-before-revealed secrets to their success) to their life passions and current projects. Previous guests have included Usher, Michelle Obama, Chris Rock, Maya Rudolph, Weird Al, Chaka Khan and many more.
In addition to being available on iHeartRadio and all digital podcast platforms, excerpts of the podcast will also be distributed across iHeartMedia broadcast radio stations which reach more than a quarter of a billion monthly listeners as well as via iHeartRadio’s social media channels, exposing “Questlove Supreme” to millions of new listeners across the country.
iHeartRadio is available on more than 250 platforms and over 2,000 different connected devices — including smart speakers, digital auto dashes, tablets, wearables, smartphones, virtual assistants, televisions and gaming consoles — allowing listeners to hear their favorite music and podcasts anywhere they are on the devices they use most. Visit iHeart.com/apps to download iHeartRadio on your favorite device and follow “Questlove Supreme” now.
Drummer, DJ, producer, culinary entrepreneur, New York Times best-selling author, and member of The Roots – Questlove, is the unmistakable heartbeat of Philadelphia’s most influential hip-hop group. He is the Musical Director for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, where his beloved Roots crew serves as house band. Beyond that, this 4-time GRAMMY Award winning musician’s indisputable reputation has landed him musical directing positions with everyone from D’Angelo to Eminem to Jay-Z. Questlove has also released four books including the New York Times bestseller Mo’ Meta Blues, Soul Train: The Music, Dance and Style of a Generation, somethingtofoodabout and most recently Mixtape Potluck. Questlove and Black Thought of the Roots are Executive Producing a new documentary series, Hip-Hop: The Songs The Shook America, which launched on AMC this Fall under their production company, Two One Five Entertainment. Additionally, he served as the Executive Music Producer and Composer on the A&E Mini Series “Roots.” He also scored Chris Rock’s film, Top Five and co-produced the GRAMMY Award winning Original Broadway Cast Recording of Hamilton. Questlove also hosts his own podcast Questlove Supreme on iHeart.