January 30, 2023


Sierra Leone Entertainment News

Sierra Leone welcomes the Roots to its DNA family

Photo (c) aestheticnow Swit Salone is happy to announce that hip hop maestros ?uest Love and Black Thought of the Roots are DNA Sierra Leoneans. They both recently took the African Ancestry DNA test to trace their ancestral roots.
Black Thought’s results came back to (mandingo) Senegal/ (mende) Sierra Leone and ?uest Love’s maternal and paternal DNA pointed to the mende tribe of Sierra Leone. The Legendary grammy award winning Roots crew have now joined the ranks of the late great Dr. Martin Luther King, Marcus Garvey, and thousands of African Americans who are part of our DNA Sierra Leonean family.


Black Thought aka Tariq Trotter/photo (c) okayplayer

Questlove aka Amir Khalib Thompson/ photo (c) eurweb
Check out this video from OKAY AFRICA as the Roots’ front men react to the news of their ancestry. They say they’d both love to visit Sierra Leone…Oona cam wi dey wet for welcom oona…E Kushe to Sweet Salone.