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The Roots will be inducted into the Philadelphia Music Alliance Walk of Fame by Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon at the organization’s upcoming gala.
Organizers have announced that Fallon is scheduled to arrive at the gala on Monday, October 26, direct from a Tonight Show taping at his New York studios earlier that evening. He will formally induct The Roots, among the most respected hip-hop acts in the industry, and present the band with their ceremonial plaque.
The Roots will be honored by Fallon with fellow Class of 2015 members Billie Holiday, Cinderella, The Trammps, Andrea McArdle and others.
The induction will follow the gala event at the Fillmore Philadelphia with special guest performances.
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