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He’s best known as the drummer and combined front man (with Black Thought) for the Grammy Award-winning group The Roots, serving since February 17, 2014 as the in house group for “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” the same purpose he and the group functioned throughout the whole 969 episode run of “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.”
He’s created for artists including Elvis Costello, Common, D’Angelo, Jill Scott, Erykah Badu, Bilal, Jayz, Nikka Costa and more lately, Al Green, Amy Winehouse and John Legend. He’s an associate of the production teams the Soulquarians, The Randy Watson Experience, The Soultronics as well as The Grand Wizzards.
Questlove was intending to collaborate with Amy Winehouse before her departure in July 2011. He explained “We Are Skype buddies, and she really wants to do a job with Mos and me. Shortly as she gets her visa matter together, that is gonna happen.” Rolling Stone named Questlove #2 in the 50 Top Tweeters in Music. Questlove put 8th in the Rolling Stone Readers Pick for Best Drummers ever. He now performs with The Roots on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, continuing his responsibilities from Late Night with Jimmy Fallon where he sometimes performed solos titled ‘remixing the clips’ where he drew on his creation and DJ skills to dub video clips, cue sound samples in tempo, and play drum rests concurrently.