Jimmy Fallon and the Roots are musical chameleons. Time and again, the Tonight Show’s house band has adapted their music to a variety of styles and instruments. The latest example came Wednesday night, when Fallon and the Roots folded themselves into the Sia aesthetic for a cover of “Iko Iko.”
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The chart-topping pop singer covered her face with a gigantic bow, as she is wont to do, but Fallon and the members of the Roots also disguised themselves behind the black-and-blond wigs that have adorned Sia’s recent singles. Even fellow The Tonight Show guest Natalie Portman joined the performance; she’s credited in the song description for playing “blocks.”
Watch the performance below.