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“Sing” Cast, Paul McCartney Sing “Wonderful Christmastime” On Fallon’s “Tonight Show” (Watch Now)

Wonderful Christmastime [NBC]

Update: Tuesday’s “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” featured a very special rendition of Paul McCartney’s “Wonderful Christmastime.”

Presented in a pre-produced video, the (mostly) a capella number featured McCartney, Fallon, The Roots, and cast members from the new animated movie “Sing” (Tori Kelly, Scarlett Johansson, Seth MacFarlane, Reese Witherspoon, and Matthew McConaughey).

The video and a photo from the segment follow:

THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 0595 -- Pictured: From top to bottom (l-r) Scarlett Johansson, Seth MacFarlane, Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter, Paul McCartney, Reese Witherspoon, Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, Jimmy Fallon, Kirk "Captain Kirk" Douglas, Tori Kelly, Matthew McConaughey, and James Poser sing "Wonderful Christmastime" on December 20, 2016 -- (Photo by: NBC)
THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON — Episode 0595 — Pictured: From top to bottom (l-r) Scarlett Johansson, Seth MacFarlane, Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter, Paul McCartney, Reese Witherspoon, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, Jimmy Fallon, Kirk “Captain Kirk” Douglas, Tori Kelly, Matthew McConaughey, and James Poser sing “Wonderful Christmastime” on December 20, 2016 — (Photo by: NBC)

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Tuesday’s “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” features a pre-produced performance of Paul McCartney’s holiday song “Wonderful Christmastime.”

McCartney is not, however, the only artist involved in the number.

Jimmy Fallon, members of The Roots, and stars of the new animated film “Sing” also participate.

Those representing “Sing” include Tori Kelly, Scarlett Johansson, Seth MacFarlane, Reese Witherspoon, and Matthew McConaughey.

McConaughey is also an interview guest on Tuesday’s episode. Janelle Monae also stops by for an interview, while Sylvan Esso performs as the conventional musical guest.

Written by Brian Cantor

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