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Watch St. Vincent Perform “New York” and “Los Ageless” on Colbert

St. Vincent was the musical guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night. Annie Clark performed "New York" in front of an image…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 5, 2017

Watch Chance the Rapper Perform a Brand New Song on Colbert

Chance the Rapper premiered a brand-new, still-untitled track on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert last night. The song was a collaboration with Canadian singer-songwriter Daniel…
Winston Cook-Wilson / September 26, 2017

Watch Miguel Perform “Sky Walker” and “Come Through and Chill” on Colbert

Miguel was the musical guest on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert last night. The performance, which featured Miguel singing and playing bass, marked the live debut…
Winston Cook-Wilson / September 21, 2017

Watch the National Play “Day I Die” on Colbert

The National's seventh album Sleep Well Beast is out today, and last night the band appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to play its final advance track,…
Anna Gaca / September 8, 2017

Dave Chappelle Talks Trump on Colbert: “He’s Like a Bad DJ at a Good Party”

Dave Chappelle has a 16-night Radio City residency to promote, so he stopped by The Late Show With Stephen Colbert to do just that. Colbert and Chappelle…
Brian Josephs / August 3, 2017

Watch Feist Perform “Century” on The Late Show With Help From Stephen Colbert

Feist appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night to deliver a spirited version of "Century," a herky-jerky, blown-out rock song from her…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 7, 2017

Watch Ryan Adams Perform “Outbound Train” on Colbert

Ryan Adams dropped his album Prisoner earlier this year, and he's been touring ever since. Still, he found time to stop by The Late Show to play the yearning…
Brian Josephs / May 2, 2017

Watch PJ Harvey Perform “The Community of Hope” on Colbert

There were two rare guest appearances on last night's Late Show with Stephen Colbert: conservative commentator "Stephen Colbert" celebrating the firing of Bill O'Reilly, and singer-songwriter PJ Harvey playing "The Community…
Anna Gaca / April 20, 2017

Watch Joey Bada$$ Perform “Land of the Free” on Colbert

Before dropping All-AmeriKKKan Bada$$ this Friday, Joey Bada$$ paid a visit to The Late Show With Stephen Colbert to perform his soul-filled protest "Land of the Free," donning the same patterned American…
Brian Josephs / April 4, 2017

Watch Billie Joe Armstrong & Stephen Colbert Sing an ‘Affordable’ Version of “Good Riddance”

It costs a lot of cash to sing popular songs on late night TV. But because Stephen Colbert is such a huge Green Day fan…
Gil Kaufman, Billboard / April 4, 2017

Watch the Shins Perform “Name For You” on Colbert

Last night, The Shins stopped by The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, where they performed "Name For You" from their new album Heartworms. After the performance, Colbert…
Jeremy Gordon / March 14, 2017

Here’s Bob Odenkirk Impersonating Stephen Colbert Impersonating Him

Bob Odenkirk, quietly one of the funniest middle-aged men working in comedy, stopped by The Late Show on Wednesday to promote his new Netflix movie…
Winston Cook-Wilson / February 17, 2017

Watch Whitney Play “Golden Days” on Colbert

Last night, Whitney took their multi-man touring band to The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, where they performed "Golden Days" from last year's Light Upon the Lake.
Jeremy Gordon / January 6, 2017