Roots Picnic 2023

June 4, 2016

Philadelphia, PA

The Scene
Roots Picnic, named after its founders and iconic hip-hop legends, The Roots, takes place at Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park. Expanding into New York, they have made it clear the festival will always keep its roots in Philadelphia where it has helped grow the cultural landscape. Although founded by hip-hop icons, the festival features a diverse lineup of R&B, rap, and indie alternative.
Festival Poster
2016 Artist Lineup
The Roots
  • Future
  • Usher (backed by The Roots)
  • Leon Bridges
  • The Roots
  • Blood Orange
  • Kehlani
  • Kaytranada
  • Swizz Beatz
  • Jidenna
  • Ibeyi
  • DMX
  • Metro Boomin
  • Migos
  • Lil Dicky
  • Anderson .Paak & the Free Nationals
  • Willow Smith
  • Lolawolf
  • Everyday People ft. DJ Moma
  • Paris Monster
  • Rich Medina
  • Tish Hyman
  • Lil Uzi Vert
  • Gogo Morrow