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The Roots Of... Eminem

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The Roots Of... Arcade Fire

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The Roots Of... Pixies

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The Roots Of... Arctic Monkeys

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The Roots Of... Kings Of Leon

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The Roots Of... Disclosure

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The Roots Of... Jay-Z

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The Roots Of... Nine Inch Nails

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