the lonely island

Future Islands to Andy Samberg: “Are There Tons of Harps at Your House?”

Magnet's new cover story is a doozy: Future Islands being interviewed by Andy Samberg of the Lonely Island and SNL. Today, Magnet posted an excerpt from…
Jeremy Gordon / June 21, 2017

A “Sexy” Michael Bolton Valentine’s Day Special, Featuring the Lonely Island and Eric Andre, Is Coming to Netflix

Michael Bolton is coming to Netflix with what looks to be a weird-out musical comedy special directed by Scott Aukerman of Comedy Bang! Bang! and…
Winston Cook-Wilson / December 16, 2016

Watch the Lonely Island’s New ‘Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping’ Trailer

Comedy trio the Lonely Island — a.k.a. Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone — have released a new trailer for their upcoming movie, Popstar: Never…
Rachel Brodsky / May 18, 2016

The Lonely Island Performed ‘I’m On a Boat’ With Toy Instruments on ‘Fallon’

One of the best musical comedy acts to ever exist, the Lonely Island have been handsomely rewarded for their mastery of genre-plundering viral shorts with…
Dan Weiss / May 17, 2016

Santigold’s New Video for ‘Can’t Get Enough of Myself’ Features Andy Samberg, Jay Z, and Pharrell

Santigold's new album 99¢ contains fewer knockouts than her previous work, but the bouncy "Can't Get Enough of Myself" is one of the exceptions. The…
Dan Weiss / March 22, 2016

Watch the Trailer for the Lonely Island’s ‘Popstar’ Movie, Featuring Joanna Newsom, DJ Khaled, More

The trailer for the new film from the comedy trio the Loney Island is here, and it's a cameo-studded chuckler. Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping stars Andy…
James Grebey / March 10, 2016

Watch Tegan and Sara and the Lonely Island Perform ‘Everything Is Awesome’ at the Oscars

Tegan and Sara and the Lonely Island took the Oscars stage Sunday night to perform their nominated LEGO Movie song, "Everything Is Awesome." Opening with a LEGO-animated sequence, the…
Rachel Brodsky / February 23, 2015

Watch St. Vincent’s Bewitching ‘SNL’ Performance

As announced last month, the last episode of Saturday Night Live's 39th season featured the return of host Andy Samberg and a pair of typically…
Colin Joyce / May 18, 2014

Tegan and Sara Declare ‘Everything Is Awesome!!!’ in Manic ‘Lego Movie’ Video

By pretty much all accounts, The Lego Movie is, well, awesome. The thing has a 95 percent score with critics on Rotten Tomatoes, and a…
Chris Martins / February 12, 2014

The Lonely Island Storm ‘Late Night’ With Help From Fallon and the Roots on ‘YOLO’

New Order made a scheduled appearance on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon last night (July 25), performing classic tracks "Love Vigilantes" and "Regret," but the…
Kyle McGovern / July 26, 2013

Who Charted? Black Sabbath Possess No. 1, the Lonely Island #YOLO-Yodel Into Top 10

First! All hail the dark lord Ozzy and his grotesque generals Tony and Geezer — the original Black Sabbath hath risen after 35 years of absence…
Chris Martins / June 19, 2013

The Lonely Island, ‘The Wack Album’ (Republic)

Just how funny is whiteness? How hilarious is it to experience awkward white dudes grappling with such challenges as fitting in at the club, singing…
Garrett Kamps / June 12, 2013

The Lonely Island ‘Go Kindergarten’ with Diddy, Paul Rudd, and Robyn in New Video

We already had a taste of the Lonely Island's Robyn-featuring banger "Go Kindergarten" in a faux-viral hashtag-happy video. But now, with the help of Sean "Diddy"
Colin Stutz / June 11, 2013

The Lonely Island and Alanis Mash Up ‘Semicolon’ and ‘Ironic’ on ‘Kimmel’

If you tuned in a few Wack Wednesdays ago, then you already know the gag in the Lonely Island's joke-rap, "Semicolon" — they're using that…
Chris Martins / June 7, 2013

See Andy Samberg Literally ‘Spell It Out’ in Lonely Island’s Letters-Only Rap Song

The Lonely Island have a deep bag of tricks, but this might be their most dazzling. On "Spell it Out" — the latest self-leak from…
Jordan Sargent / June 5, 2013
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