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Let One Direction, Jimmy Fallon and The Roots' Christmas Sing-Along Bring You Holiday Cheer

Jimmy Fallon's classroom instruments performances have become a beloved staple of The Tonight Showbut the host stepped his game up when he invited One Direction to don their gay apparel and join him in a carol Monday.

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No U2? No Problem! Watch Jimmy Fallon Step In for an Injured Bono on The Tonight Show

U2 may not have been able to perform on The Tonight Show Monday, but that didn't prevent the audience from getting treated to one of the band's songs.

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Top Moments: Game of Thrones' Deadly Daddy's Day and 24 (Drone-)Strikes Down Heller

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12. Worst He Said, He Said: On The Bachelorette, the group's resident instigator J.J. tells Marquel that when he received the rose on the very first night, Andrew whispered to him that Andi kept the two "blackies," referring to Marquel and Ron. Marquel confronts Andrew about the comment, which he of course denies. (J.J. maintains he wasn't lying.) Regardless, both Andrew and Marquel are eliminated. While we don't feel too bad for...read more

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Brian Williams Raps Rapper's Delight
Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore Cope With Jet Lag Differently

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Credits

Year Title Description
2014 Music for Change TV Show Series, Performer
2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon TV Show Series, Musician
2013 Worldwide Day of Play TV Show Series, Performer
2013 Philly 4th of July Jam TV Show Series, Performer
2013 Wawa Welcome America TV Show Series, Performer

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Top Videos: True Detective Yellow King Theory and a Black Mad Men?!

This week, True Detective fans speculated about how the HBO show would wrap up its first season and how the repeated references to the "Yellow King" would fit in — and a new videomakes a pretty convincing argument. After John Travolta butchered her name at the Oscars,Idina Menzel went on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to perform her Academy Award-winning song "Let It Go." Lena Dunham and Kate McKinnon teamed up for a series of promos about Dunham's upcoming gig hosting Saturday Night Live, while SNL cast memberSasheer Zamata was featured in the first episode of new web series Black Mad Men. Check out those clips and more in our weekly roundup of the best online videos:

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Top Videos: Miley Sings A Cappella, Chris Lilley's Private School Girl, NCIS Music Video

This week, Miley Cyrus did something great for once! The singer teamed up with The Roots and Jimmy Fallon for a truly awesome a cappella version of her song "We Can't Stop." Elsewhere, Hayden Panettiere showed off her knowledge of country music on Good Morning America, Danielle Brooks and Uzo Adubo from Orange Is the New Black acted out a scene from Scandal, and NCIS star Michael Weatherlyreleased a music video. Vanessa Bayer also debuted her web series Sound Advice. Check out those clips and more in our weekly roundup of the best online videos:

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Top Videos: Shark Week, a Breaking Bad Musical, The Office Audition Tapes

This week, Kristen Wiig played Patty Hearst on Comedy Central's Drunk History, Mumford & Sons enlisted the help of some comedians to spoof themselves in a new music video, and a group of middle school students put on a Breaking Bad musical. NBC released a slew of audition tapes for The Office, featuring the likes of... read more

Jesse and the Rippers to Perform on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Have mercy.

John Stamos' Full House character Jesse Katsopolis will reunite with his band Jesse and the Rippers on Friday, People reports. The group will perform on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, and we can only assume one of the songs they'll play will be the theme to the iconic sitcom. read more

Top Videos: Puppy Pinwheel, Brian Williams Slow-Jams the News, and the End of 30 Rock

This week, Brian Williams returned to Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to once again slow-jam the news, this time touching on hot topics like the fiscal cliff. The folks at CollegeHumor wondered what Homeland would look like as an old-school video game. And, as 30 Rock prepared for its final episode, Tina Fey took us on a tour of Liz Lemon's apartment. Check out those clips and more in our Top Videos of the Week:

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