The Roots Filet Michele Bachmann With Fishbone | New York Daily News The Minnesota congresswoman appeared to miss the dig. She strode to the couch smiling and waving to the crowd while the hip-hop group tore into the tune's frenzied opening bars. The Roots have a history of taking musical pot-shots at some of Fallon's more infamous guests. They serenaded Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt with Beck's "Loser," while Ashley Simpson was once greeted by a Milli Vanilli song, referencing her 2004 lip-synch flub on Saturday Night Live. Hours before the show aired, Roots drummer Questlove told his Twitter followers to keep their ears pricked during Tuesday morning's show. My boy Questlove .... well played.