Ahmir-Khalib Thompson

Ahmir Khalib Thompson (born on January 20, 1971), known professionally as ?uestlove or Questlove (also known as BROther ?uestion, Questo or Brother Question), is an American drummer, DJ, music journalist and record producer. He is best known as the drummer for the Grammy Award-winning band The Roots, which is now the in-house band for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. He has produced for artists such as Common, D'Angelo, Jill Scott, Erykah Badu, Bilal, Jay-Z, Nikka Costa and more recently, Al Green, Amy Winehouse and John Legend. He is a member of the production teams the Soulquarians, The Randy Watson Experience, and The Grand Wizzards. Description above from the Wikipedia article Questlove,licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

January 20, 1971

Place of Birth
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


Known Credits


2018 Rock Rubber 45s as Self
2013 SampleThis as Self
2020 Soul as Curly (voice)
2019 Devil's Pie: D'Angelo as Self (as Questlove)
2015 All Things Must Pass as Self
2012 Bad 25 as Self
2019 Boy Band as Alien
2006 Before the Music Dies as Self - Musician: The Roots (as Questlove)
2018 Mr. SOUL! as Self
2002 Brown Sugar as Self
2009 Downtown Calling as Self
2013 A Band Called Death as Self
2016 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping as Ahmir-Khalib Thompson
2019 Someone Great as Questlove
2020 Siempre, Luis as Self
2000 Bamboozled as Alabama Porch Monkeys: Levi - Musical Director