Philadelphia hip-hop legends The Roots are coming to Dublin for a concert in August.

They play the Olympia Theatre on 30 August with tickets, priced €34.50, on sale now.

The Roots will release their new album, 'The Tipping Point', in July.

Commenting on the record, Roots drummer Ahmir Thompson said it was the "sum of our six records and our 12 years as a band".