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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.

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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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Viral Video Of The Day: Jimmy Fallon, Idina Menzel & The Roots Perform ‘Let It Go’

Idina Menzel appeared on ‘The Tonight Show’ yesterday to rock a version of the Oscar-winning song ‘Let It Go’ that left everyone saying ‘Adele Dazim who?’

03/04/2014

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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

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Frank Ocean Offers Early Release Of “Channel Orange”

Fans anticipating Frank Ocean’s Channel Orange album received a treat on Tuesday (July 10) morning. The left field R&B singer’s major label debut hit iTunes 12:30am, a full week before the project’s original release date.

07/11/2012

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“Call Me Maybe” Performed On Jimmy Fallon

What do a kazoo, bongos, a tambourine and Jimmy Fallon have in common? They’re all things Carly Rae Jepsen can see in the latest viral video rendition of “Call Me Maybe.” Jepsen, Fallon and The […]

06/08/2012

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