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NBC’s Today Touts Michelle Obama’s Interview With High School Student

We know that NBC loves to lob softball questions at First Lady Michelle Obama when interviewing her, and apparently they also enjoy it when others do the same. On Saturday’s Today show, co-anchor Lester Holt brought on Nene Sy, a high...Show More Summary

Ronan Farrow and Lester Holt Break Out Video Games to Investigate Malaysian Plane

last monthNews : Mediaite

With the search for a missing Malaysian passenger airliner heading into its 10th day, MSNBC anchor Ronan Farrow and NBC News reporter Lester Holt utilized a new tool in the effort to understand what may have led to that plane’s disappearance: video games.

Lester Holt, Robin Sproul and Bill Plante Accept RTDNF First Amendment Awards

NBC’s Lester Holt, ABC’s Robin Sproul and CBS’ Bill Plante accepted their First Amendment Awards from the RTDNF last night at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington, D.C. In his speech accepting the Leonard Zeidenberg First Amendment Award,...Show More Summary

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Jimmy Fallon scored another hit from "The Tonight Show" with a music video showing NBC News' Brian Williams and Lester Holt rapping the Sugarhill Gang's "Rapper's Delight."Holt, a former Chicago news anchor, and Williams didn't perform the rap live, but Fallon's team did an amazing job taking snippets from news reports to make the video. Show More Summary

Pure Comedy: Brian Williams And Lester Holt Cover Sugar Hill Gang Classic “Rapper’s Delight” [Video]

This has to be the best thing we’ve watched all day. It’s Jimmy Fallon’s first week hosting “The Tonight Show” and he’s already knocked it out of the ballpark. Monday he shared a dance video he made with Will Smith

NBC's Brian Williams and Lester Holt Cover "Rapper's Delight," Flow On Point

The most remarkable thing about this piece of Internet glory is how well-timed all of the cuts are...

Must Watch: Brian Williams Does 'Rapper's Delight'

On Wednesday, "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon's audience was treated to a mashup of NBC News' Brian Williams and Lester Holt performing the old-school hip-hop track, “Rapper's Delight,” originally performed by the Sugarhill gang in 1979. Kudos to whoever edited this masterpiece.

Brian Williams and Lester Holt Perfectly Cover ‘Rapper’s Delight’ – VIDEO

We're so happy that Jimmy Fallon is keeping all our favorite sketches even though he moved to The Tonight Show, particularly the one where his staff makes anchor Brian Williams rap. Brian Williams and Lester Holt Perfectly Cover ‘Rapper’s Delight’ – VIDEO first appeared on Rickey.org • The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor

Brian Williams And Lester Holt Do Flawless “Cover” Of “Rapper’s Delight” On “The Tonight Show”

Okay, so it’s not a “cover” per se, as the entire song is spliced together from news clips of both anchors, but it doesn’t matter — it’s tight. Especially the part where Lester Holt comes in and the two are dueting. “Hotel, motel, Holiday Innnn…” SO GOOD. Jimmy Fallon is seriously bringing it his first week on the job [...]

Brian Williams 'raps,' Bradley Cooper and Emma Thompson play charades on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'

Jimmy Fallon's industrious "Tonight Show" editors have made Brian Williams and Lester Holt "rap" (with cameo by Kathie Lee Gifford) to "Rapper's Delight."

Brian Williams & Lester Holt Featured in Perfectly Mashed Up Version of "Rapper's Delight"

His first week in the "Tonight Show" chair is proving successful for new host Jimmy Fallon, and one of his best talents is bringing amazing add-ons to the program. Incorporating a "Late Night" favorite into his new time slot, the former...Show More Summary

Brian Williams and Lester Holt perform Rapper's Delight

2 months agoOdd : Boing Boing

Jimmy Fallon's off to a good start as host of The Tonight Show. [Video Link]

Brian Williams and Lester Holt Doing 'Rapper's Delight' Is Flawless

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

This perfectly edited footage of NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams rapping the classic "Rapper's Delight" comes courtesy of Jimmy Fallon's Tonight Show, which is really on a roll lately when it comes to these bits. Read more...

Here’s Brian Williams and Lester Holt ‘Rapping’ ‘Rapper’s Delight’

Jimmy Fallon has a new gig, but he’s brought some recurring segments, including one where clips of Brian Williams on “NBC Nightly News” are spliced together into a rap, along to “The Tonight Show.” Last night, it was “Rapper’s Delight” — featuring both Williams and Lester Holt. Watch: New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.

NBC News Anchors Brian Williams and Lester Holt Rap to ‘Rapper’s Delight’ by The Sugarhill Gang

2 months agoOdd : Laughing Squid

NBC news anchors Brian Williams and Lester Holt rap to “Rapper’s Delight” by The Sugarhill Gang in this mashup video created by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Previously, we wrote about their mashup of Brian Williams rapping to “Bust a Move” by Young MC. videos via The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Kevni

Video: NBC News' Brian Williams, Lester Holt Do 'Rapper's Delight'

Jimmy Fallon has continued his Late Night tradition of compiling Brian Williams's NBC Nightly News clips to form rap songs for The Tonight Show. This time, it's Williams with Lester Holt performing The Sugarhill Gang's "Rapper's Delight": [ more › ]

Brian Williams, Lester Holt and Kathie Lee Gifford Perform 'Rapper's Delight': VIDEO

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Brian Williams and his colleagues take on The Sugar Hill Gang classic "Rapper's Delight". Watch, AFTER THE JUMP...

'I'm rapping to the beat!' Jimmy Fallon gets Brian Williams, Lester Holt to take on 'Rapper's Delight'

If Brian Williams and Lester Holt ever decide to hang up their hats in the news business, the world of hip-hop is sure to embrace them.Jimmy Fallon's "Tonight Show" team remixed years of "Nightly News" programs on Wednesday to create...Show More Summary

Brian Williams Does a Perfect "Cover" of "Rapper's Delight" on Tonight

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Now, what you hear is not a test: this is NBC News' Brian Williams and Lester Holt, rapping the classic old-school hip-hop track "Rapper's Delight," originally by the Sugarhill gang. Read more...

Brian Williams In 'Rapper's Delight' Mashup With Lester Holt (VIDEO)

Ever wish you could hear Brian Williams rap "to the bang bang boogie, say, up jump the boogie, to the rhythm of the boogie, the beat?" Well, dreams come true. Jimmy Fallon's "Tonight Show" team put Williams and a couple of his pals into...Show More Summary

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