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Dej Loaf Debuts ‘Try Me’ With Help From The Roots on ‘Tonight Show': Watch

Dressed in a wrap-around sweater and a pair of glitter slip-on sneakers, the Detroit rapper showed us exactly why Drake is such a fan.

11/25/2014

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Meghan Trainor Brings Booty Back With a Little Help from Jimmy Fallon & The Roots: Watch

With kiddie instruments in hand, Trainor, Fallon and The Tonight Show band, The Roots put a cutesy spin on the sassy body empowerment anthem.

09/05/2014

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Questlove Remembers Robin Williams and the Two-Minute Moment That Meant The World To Him

With a photo of Williams from Mork & Mindy, The Roots drummer started his Instagram post by writing, “Man. The smallest gesture can mean the world to you. Robin Williams made such an impact on me and didn’t even know it.”

08/12/2014

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Questlove Defends Iggy Azalea, Calls ‘Fancy’ the Song of the Summer

Questlove is speaking out in defense of Iggy Azalea’s brand of hip-hop and even calling her Charli XCX-assisted song “Fancy” a “game-changer” for the genre.

07/24/2014

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Watch Andrew Garfield Play the ‘Spider-Man’ Theme Song on ‘Tonight Show’

Andrew Garfield got our Spidey senses tingling last night on The Tonight Show when he brought out the old guitar for a heartfelt version of the theme.

05/02/2014

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Watch Idina Menzel, The Roots & Jimmy Fallon Perform ‘Let It Go’ from ‘Frozen’

Idina Menzel rocked everybody’s socks off with her performance of “Let It Go” at the Oscars, but last night (March 2) the Frozen star found a new way to perform the Disney hit, complete with kiddie instruments.

03/04/2014

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Thanksgiving Guide to Music on TV

As you ready for a feast this Thanksgiving, some of music’s most notable stars will be gearing up for some big performances. Put the turkey in the oven and take a spot on the couch for these performances and specials.

11/27/2013

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Miley Cyrus Sings Acapella Version Of ‘We Can’t Stop’ With Jimmy Fallon & The Roots

Miley Cyrus dropped her highly-anticipated Bangerz earlier this week and homegirl is hustling to sell those records. After hosting Saturday Night Live and performing on the TODAY show, Miley continued her tour of New York […]

10/09/2013

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Robin Thicke & Jimmy Fallon Perform “Blurred Lines” With Kiddie Instruments: Surfer Stephen’s Viral Video Of The Day

Jimmy Fallon declared his love for Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” earlier this week and called it the song of the summer! Well, Robin stopped by Jimmy’s show last night and while he was there, he […]

08/02/2013

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Robin Thicke Joins Jimmy Fallon & The Roots For Unique ‘Blurred Lines’ Rendition

When Robin Thicke was recording “Blurred Lines” last year it’s doubtful he ever envisioned the song to be played with instruments you’d likely see in an elementary school classroom. But last night on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’ this is exactly what happened.

08/02/2013

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