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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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Meghan Trainor Sings “All About That Bass” With Jimmy Fallon & The Roots

The song that has taken over the world got the Jimmy Fallon treatment last night. Jimmy and his house band, The Roots, performed with her using classroom instruments. This just makes me love her–and the song–that […]

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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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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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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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Frank Ocean In Six-Way Tie For Most GRAMMY Noms

He stands with Kanye West, Jay-Z, The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach, fun., and Mumford & Sons as the six artists who have six nominations each, topping all other artists.

12/06/2012

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WATCH Mariah Carey Sing “All I Want For Christmas Is You” With Jimmy Fallon

Everyone’s favorite Christmas song gets even cutesier with help from Jimmy Fallon and some children’s instruments.

12/05/2012

Booker T. Of The MGs Makes New Record With Philly’s The Roots

Booker T. Jones is the former lead singer of legendary Stax house band, the MGs.  ”I had the best players in the world when I was in Memphis,” says Jones.  ”Now I’m almost there again […]

03/30/2011

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