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Watch Dan Aykroyd's Delightfully Bluesy 'Tonight Show' Entrance with Bobby Rush

From Friday night, here's SNL alum and blues pro Dan Aykroyd making a grand entrance for his Tonight Show interview, complete with his own rendition of James Brown's "I'll Go Crazy" with the accompaniment of The Roots and Chicago blues legend Bobby Rush. Click through for some clips from Aykroyd's interview with Fallon.

Crosby, Stills & Nash Sing "Fancy" with Jimmy Fallon as Neil Young

Jimmy Fallon whipped out his beloved Neil Young alter ego on last night's Tonight Show, and he beat Weird Al to the punch along with musical guests Crosby, Stills & Nash by singing the hit Iggy Azalea song "Fancy" — if "Fancy" were a sad folk rock song with a soulful harmonica solo.

Dave Chappelle Talks About His Online Imposters on 'Tonight Show'

Dave Chappelle was a guest on Friday's Tonight Show and told a great story about attempting to become friends with his Facebook impostor and the time the fake Dave Chappelle Twitter account went from funny to evil. Click through to watch another clip from the interview, when Chappelle tells Fallon about the moment he knew Kanye would be famous.

The 'Dumb and Dumber To' Trailer Is Finally Here

Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels visited The Tonight Show last night to finally premiere the trailer of Dumb and Dumber To, which you can watch in full above. Click through to watch the duo talk with Fallon at the desk and perform in the very latest edition of "Real People, Fake Arms" in the form of a Canadian soap opera.

Jonah Hill on His Homophobic Slur: "Use Me as an Example of What Not to Do"

Over the weekend, Jonah Hill made headlines for using a homophobic slur in response to a paparazzo, and he used his time on last night's Tonight Show to deliver a serious apology to viewers everywhere: "If someone says something that hurts you or angers you, use me as an example of what not to do, and don't respond with hatred or anger because you're just adding more ugliness to the world."

Dana Carvey's "Choppin' Broccoli" Gets the Epic Orchestra Treatment on 'Tonight Show'

On last night's Tonight Show, guest Dana Carvey performed "Choppin' Broccoli" from his classic '80s SNL sketch accompanied by a fancy orchestra. Click through for clips from his interview with Fallon in which the two play a game of "Wheel of Impressions," as well as the original "Broccoli" sketch for good measure.

Jimmy Fallon Offers Some Solid Advice on Fear and Bombing in Standup

Here's a Tonight Show web extra featuring Jimmy Fallon answering a fan's question about bombing and being scared back when he started out as a standup, including a fun story about a time he bombed with a Catskills resort audience that included his grandfather/ride home.

Lorne Michaels Confirms "There Will Be Changes This Year" on 'SNL'

Ahead of the landmark 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live this fall, Deadline recently spoke with Lorne Michaels about the past season on the show as well as whether or not there will be cast changes before the start of season 40. Here are some of Michaels's thoughts on the latest SNL season:

We lost four leading men at the end of last season, Fred and Bill and Andy and Jason, all of whom were very seasoned, very strong cast. We lost Kristen the year before. All have been here a long time, and you get used to how good people are. Losing the fifth leading man in [...]

Watch Jimmy Fallon and Jennifer Lopez Bring Back "Tight Pants"

Here's a clip from last night's Tonight Show, which included the glorious return of the hit Fallon/Ferrell sketch "Tight Pants" with Fallon's newest tight pants competitor Jennifer Lopez.

Seth MacFarlane Proactively Writes His Own Bad Film Reviews on 'Tonight Show'

Seth MacFarlane's new movie A Million Ways to Die in the West premieres this Friday, so on last week's Tonight Show he decided to beat the critics to the punch by writing some scathing film review headlines so they're forced to come up with some other Western-themed puns instead.

Jimmy Fallon Is the Least Talky Late Night Host, According to Study

Jimmy Fallon has put much emphasis on sketch comedy and viral videos since taking over The Tonight Show earlier this year, so it comes as no surprise that he's been confirmed as the late night host currently on the air who spends the least time talking with guests. According to a study by communications professor Stephen Winzenburg, Fallon spends only 37% of the time chatting with guests on his show — down dramatically from his predecessors Jay Leno and Johnny Carson, who both scored 51%. Elsewhere in late night guest chattiness levels, Craig Ferguson came in at 43%, Jimmy Kimmel at 48%, Seth Meyers and David Letterman at [...]

Jimmy Fallon Makes Kevin Hart Face His Fear of Roller Coasters

As part of his week of shows in Orlando, Jimmy Fallon forced Kevin Hart to conquer his fear of roller coasters by riding the Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit at Universal Studios even though Hart didn't meet the height requirement.

Chris Rock Announces 'Black Plague' Standup Tour This Fall on 'The Tonight Show'

Chris Rock paid a visit to The Tonight Show last night, where he officially announced that he's set to embark on his first standup tour in six years called The Black Plague Tour, a name apparently suggested to him by Kanye West. Click through to see Rock's other late night NBC stop last night, in which he crashes Seth Meyers's Late Night monologue and does a lot of silly dancing.

'The Tonight Show' Releases Some Rare Mike Myers/Jimmy Fallon Movie Posters

Mike Myers paid a visit to Jimmy Fallon at The Tonight Show last night, so Fallon decided to bring out some posters for a few little-known movies the two once starred in together, including an instant classic conjoined twins movie as well as one of Myers's finest rodential pictures. Click through for another clip from the interview.