On Wednesday night, the Roots performed the definitive "Harry Potter" rap (yes, there are others) based on a "Tonight Show" fan's suggestion. Tariq, a huge "Harry Potter" fan among the band, spouted lyrics about J.K. Rowling's magical realm, incorporating butter beer, Hogwarts, Voldemort and Diagon Alley.
Watch Tariq from the Roots rap about "Harry Potter"
Thank you, "Tonight Show" fan, for the suggestion
By Prachi Gupta
June 19, 2014 5:25PM (UTC)
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