Recently Late Night celebrated its 500th show, so today we're bringing you a new installment of The Walk On Project! This one features The Roots' selections for walk-on music for guests in shows 451 through 500. Questlove and co. always choose such thoughtful, awesome songs -- take a look!
We're closing in on 500 shows, can you believe it?! If you do the math right that means we're getting close to 1,000+ walk on songs The Roots have played for our show guests. As everyone knows The Roots BAH-ring every single night it with their super smart walk on songs. Look at all these awesome song choices right here!
Here is the latest installment of our Walk On Project, wherein we catalogue the music that The Roots play when each of our guests walks on to the stage. Discover the sometimes funny, sometimes truly inside jokey - but always brilliant - selections for each of our guests! Here's episodes 101-150:
For those of you late to the Walk On Project, we are going back and cataloging the music that The Roots play when each of our guests walks on to the stage. Some of them are so very appropriate, some of them are inappropriate, some are just straight up badass. Here's our second installment, episodes 51-100:
As each episode of Late Night passes, we are amazed at the variety, cleverness, and sometimes ballsy-ness of the walk on songs that The Roots choose for each guest. In the past we began to list these for you, but in the spirit of historical archiving, we have now stepped it up a level and will be bringing you the full catalogue of walk on music, in 50-episode chunks. Here's the first set. Enjoy finding out once again that we've got the best band in Late Night!