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Justin Timberlake & Jimmy Fallon Unleash Latest 'History of Rap' on the Tonight Show

Originally posted 02/22/2014 10:45AM

Break it down, J.T.!

Justin Timberlake stopped by The Tonight Show Friday to support pal Jimmy Fallon as he closed out his inaugural week as the brand-spankin'-new host of the late-night talk show.

And to celebrate the crooner's first appearance on Fallon's new gig, the two decided to unearth an old fave: their trusty "History of Rap" sketch, from Fallon's Late Night stint.

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Michelle Obama Breaks the First Lady Jumpsuit Barrier | Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama Breaks the First Lady Jumpsuit Barrier

Originally posted 02/21/2014 12:20PM

FLOTUS wears a flowy black one-piece on the Tonight Show

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Michelle Obama Visits Tonight Show, Plays Along with Cross-Dressing Jimmy Fallon, Will Ferrell

Originally posted 02/21/2014 09:15AM

Jimmy Fallon is wrapping up his first week as host of The Tonight Show with some major guests and serious laughs.

On Thursday night, Michelle Obama joined Fallon for a segment called "Ew!" Taking on the persona – and braces – of a 'tween girl named Sara, the host welcomed a cross-dressed Will Ferrell and FLOTUS to talk about things that make them go "Ew!"

Daddy long legs, dorky stepdads and jelly doughnuts all made the list of valley girl no-nos, but when the "young ladies" tried to poo-poo exercise, Mrs. Obama had something to say.

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Watch Jimmy Fallon's Barbershop Quartet Croon R. Kelly's 'Ignition (Remix)'

Originally posted 02/19/2014 01:00PM



Jimmy Fallon's two-day tenure as Tonight Show host has already produced an impressive number of viral moments. Monday brought a parade of stars, and Tuesday's show came with a musical treat.

The Ragtime Gals, Fallon's barbershop quartet, made their debut on the Tonight Show stage. Staying loyal to their history of racy song selections, the Fruit Stripe-suited foursome crooned R. Kelly's 2003 hit "Ignition (Remix)."

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She's No Directioner: Kristen Wiig Impersonates Harry Styles on Tonight Show

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Kristen Wiig Channels Harry Styles for Hilarious Jimmy Fallon Interview

Originally posted 02/19/2014 12:30PM

Harry, is that you?

The parade of A-listers wishing new Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon good luck continued Tuesday with one of Britain's hottest boy banders.

Harry Styles stopped by for a chat with Fallon – or rather, Kristen Wiig did. The Saturday Night Live legend impersonated the pop singer for a hilariously unscripted interview.

The Bridesmaids star, wearing a v-neck T-shirt, stylish suit and wild wig, spoke in her normal voice and struggled to answer Fallon's interview questions.

"Your accent is different in person," Fallon noted. "Because you know, you're not from America."

"I'm from … England!" Wiig replied with some coaxing.

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PEOPLE's TV Critic: Jimmy Fallon's The Tonight Show Seems Bound for Greatness

Jimmy Fallon Makes a Winning Debut as Host of The Tonight Show

Originally posted 02/18/2014 01:10PM

I could be Fallon in love.

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Stars Pay Jimmy Fallon After Losing 'Bet' That He'd Never Host Tonight Show

Stars Pay Jimmy Fallon After Losing 'Bet' That He'd Never Host Tonight Show

Originally posted 02/18/2014 09:55AM

It seems not everyone predicted Jimmy Fallon's ascendency to The Tonight Show.

During his first show Monday, Fallon said, "To my buddy who said I'd never be the host of The Tonight Show – and you know who you are – you owe me a hundred bucks, buddy."

That prompted a seemingly never-ending string of stars to come out and begrudgingly pay Fallon his $100.

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Did Twerking Jimmy Fallon Pull Off Viral Video on First Night? | Jimmy Fallon

Jimmy Fallon Makes Tonight Show Debut with Kim Kardashian, Robert DeNiro & More

Originally posted 02/18/2014 12:00AM

A nervous-looking Jimmy Fallon took to the NBC Tonight Show stage Monday night, but quickly warmed up with the help of family and some famous friends. 

"I really don't know how I got here," Fallon, 39, said during a sentimental opening monologue for his first night at the helm of the legendary show. 

"I remember asking my parents to stay up late to watch Johnny Carson," said Fallon, whose mom and dad waved and blew kisses from the audience. "I can just think there's some kid asking their parents to stay up to watch me." 

After introducing himself to the 240-person audience, the former SNL cast member and Late Show host, backed by his house band The Roots, gave a shout-out to wife Nancy Juvonen and infant daughter Winnie, who were backstage, before warning the audience, "I'll make fun of everybody on this show."

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Kim Kardashian and Oprah Headline Star-Studded Tonight Show Farewell to Jay Leno: Watch

Originally posted 02/07/2014 09:45AM



After 22 years behind NBC's Tonight Show desk, Jay Leno said farewell Thursday night.

Leno ended his final show with a heartfelt thank you to the viewers and celebrity guests who made his job possible.

"This has been the greatest 22 years of my life," a tearful Leno said. "I got to meet presidents, astronauts, movie stars. It's just been incredible."

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