2. Check out the rap below:
For at least several months now, The Tonight Show has been stitching Brian Williams’ news broadcasts back into covers of hip-hop classics like “Rapper’s Delight” and “Gin and Juice.” These clips have become so viral online that Williams himself paid a visit last week to Jimmy Fallon’s set to discuss their popularity (“it’s all anyone mentions to me anymore,” he lamented). After addressing a handful of minor critiques, NBC’s top news anchor revealed that he wanted more input in future song selections, asking specifically for Ludacris’ “Rollout” (which, incidentally, blew Fallon’s mind). Because the internet’s remix culture is the gift that keeps on giving, one intrepid soul, DJ Steve Porter, took it upon himself to actualize William’s request before The Tonight Show could…
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