Questlove Felt 'Odd' Accepting Oscar After Will Smith’s Slap

Questlove reportedly felt “odd” stepping onstage to accept his Academy Award for Best Documentary mere minutes after Will Smith slapped Chris Rock on the very same stage.

According to Page Six on Monday (March 28), the Roots drummer, along with his producing partners of the winning documentary, Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised), were thrilled to win the Best Documentary Oscar at the 2022 Academy Awards on Sunday night (March 27) in Los Angeles, but found the situation “odd.”

“What can one say? The air was taken out of the room by everyone, so how can it not affect the moment?” an insider told the publication.

“I think everyone

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