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  •  They signed on with Jimmy Fallon so they could (9+ / 0-)

    travel less and be home with their kids.

    I love, love, love this snippet:

    But we met Jimmy Fallon. They agreed to give us a carte blanche. I was like, "You have to let us make this look as cool as possible." And they agreed. They were like, "We want you to make this look as cool as possible."
    JF was counting on ?uestlove and the Roots to upgrade his coolness factor.

    And boy did they deliver!

    "They did not succeed in taking away our voice" - Angelique Kidjo - Opening the Lightning In a Bottle concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York City - 2003

    by LilithGardener on Wed Aug 28, 2013 at 02:30:05 PM PDT

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