“We went and we didn’t know what we were going to get, what we were going to find. But I knew going into it that I wanted the joke to be on me, I wanted to see if I could make the Cuban people laugh,” O’Brien says of his trip.
This week (Aug. 5-9), the late-night television lineup sees a rare appearance by Daft Punk as well as rocker Joan Jett, hip-hopper Earl Sweatshirt, and country artists Brett Eldredge, Jake Owen, and Florida Georgia Line.
This week, July 29 – August 2, Robin Thicke sings about naughty parts, Backstreet show they’ve still got it and the Kopecky Family Band represent Nashville’s indie scene.
“I didn’t see any Ramen Noodles in that video ’cause that’s all you’re eating when you’re 22,” Conan joked
This week, May 13-19, rap legends will meet when De La Soul perform alongside the Roots; Kanye West will make known his new, possibly screamy material; and Kurt Vile will bring stoner rock to the masses.
This week’s TV lineup reinforces the idea that has emerged over the past month: Late night shows love legacy artists.