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LISTEN: Kelly Clarkson, The Roots Cover ‘Hamilton’ Songs

Gabrielle Chung | November 4, 2016 - 1:49 pm

Here’s your first taste of The Hamilton Mixtape. More »


Celebuzz’d Shot: A ‘Bittersweet’ Encounter with Questlove and Black Thought of The Roots

Mia Lardiere | August 22, 2016 - 4:20 pm

An interview on food, music, and Philly cheesesteaks with Questlove and Black Thought of The Roots in the name of science. More »


2016 BET Awards: Every Prince Tribute That You’ve Been Waiting for Since the Billboard Music Awards

Mia Lardiere | June 27, 2016 - 11:36 am

A dose of life awaits you within. More »


WATCH: Adele Performs ‘Hello’ with an Older Flip Phone and Classroom Instruments with Fallon

Mia Lardiere | November 25, 2015 - 9:28 am

Get into it.

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One Direction and Jimmy Fallon Do ‘Santa Claus is Coming to Town’ with Ugly Christmas Sweaters and Classroom Instruments

Peggy Truong | December 23, 2014 - 8:59 am

The boys of One Direction are really making the most out of their time in the Big Apple.

Fresh off the heels of Saturday Night Live, Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson and Zayn Malik dropped by The Tonight Show for a little classroom instrument fun.

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Steve Harvey and ‘Family Feud’ Should Always Be on ‘The Tonight Show’

Peggy Truong | September 9, 2014 - 1:00 pm

It was a showdown between the Roots Family and the Fallon Family on Monday night, as Steve Harvey and Family Feud took over The Tonight Show for a condensed version of the game show.

And boy, are we glad for the takeover.

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Watch: Jimmy Fallon Pranks The Roots with ’Fifty Shades of Grey’ Trailer and a Scary Face

Peggy Truong | July 30, 2014 - 10:38 am

Jimmy Fallon is a mean and clever prankster.

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Idina Menzel Performs ‘Let It Go’ with Jimmy Fallon and The Roots

Robert Kessler | March 4, 2014 - 9:00 am

Idina Menzel had a rough night at the Oscars, but she got a second chance on The Tonight Show, singing the now Academy Award-winning song “Let It Go” from Frozen with Jimmy Fallon and The Roots. … More »


Miley Cyrus Goes A Cappella with The Roots

Robert Kessler | October 9, 2013 - 9:15 am

Miley Cyrus went a cappella with The Roots for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, singing a version of “We Can’t Stop” the crew from Pitch Perfect would be ac-obsessed with. … More »


Jimmy Fallon and The Roots’ Sesame Street Performance with Elmo and Friends is Actually Pretty Amazing

Peggy Truong | September 26, 2013 - 3:01 pm

Thank you, Jimmy Fallon, for bringing a smile to the child in all of us today.

The latest Late Night classroom instruments session has arguably put all other previous performances (sorry Mariah Carey, Robin Thicke and Carly Rae Jepsen) to shame.

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Jimmy Fallon, Robin Thicke and The Roots Tackled the ‘Classroom’ Version of ‘Blurred Lines’ Last Night

Peggy Truong | August 2, 2013 - 4:00 pm

The (unofficial) song of the summer made its way to Studio 6B this week.

That’s right: Robin Thicke and “Blurred Lines” received the Late Night classroom treatment, courtesy of Jimmy Fallon and The Roots.

The gentlemen squeezed into a small room with instruments like a mini xylophone, banana shaker and ukulele… More »


Mariah Carey Sings ‘Classroom’ Edition of ‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’ With Jimmy Fallon on ‘Late Night’ (VIDEO)

Peggy Truong | December 5, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Now that’s how you sing a Christmas song.

On Wednesday, Mariah Carey made a surprise appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon for a special rendition of her holiday hit, “All I Want For Christmas Is You.”

Donning a red dress and matching pumps, Mimi delivered her lines as Fallon, Questlove,… More »


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