According to Billy Penn, The Roots crew will not be headlining the Wawa Welcome America festival. We have reached out to some of our sources with The Roots to confirm…
Questlove gave his two cents on the situation on Twitter. #GoodLuckWithThat
— Questlove Gomez (@questlove) March 30, 2016
The Roots have been heading this festival since 2009, with the event bringing in hundreds of thousands of people each year.
Kenney spokeswoman said via email: “There are some new and exciting changes happening at Wawa Welcome America, and we look forward to announcing those at a press conference that will take place in the coming weeks.”
Not a great start to Kenney’s term with starting issues with The Roots in Philadelphia!
Check back soon for further developments!