The 15 Best Music Performances on Late-Night TV in May

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The 15 Best Music Performances on Late-Night TV in May

This has been Music-On-TV Appreciation Month at Paste. In addition to all the good prime-time music, there’s been a wealth of amazing musical guests on the late-night talk shows lately. A couple of weeks ago, I looked at the state of late-night music, and liked what I saw. Here’s a countdown of my 15 favorite late-night performances from May:

15. B.o.B. “Nothin’ on You” (featuring Bruno Mars)
Jimmy Kimmel Live
May 28

14. Green Day – “Rip This Joint” (The Rolling Stones)
Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
May 10

13. Wale – “Pretty Girls”
The Light Show with David Letterman
May 7

12. The Black Keys – “Ten Cent Pistol”
Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
May 26

11. Nas & Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley – “As We Enter”
Jimmy Kimmel Live
May 25

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