JAMES Corden found himself stripping off with the members of Red Hot Chilli Peppers in his latest Carpool Karaoke video.The British funnyman was joined by Anthony Kiedis, Flea, Chad Smith and Josh Klinghoffer for a head-banging flesh-flashing car journey with the iconic rock band.The Late Late Show host and the band members started the journey fully dressed before taking off their shirts halfway through the ride to sing The Zephyr Song.James admitted: “I feel great. If I was on my won in the car with my top off, it would feel weird. But the fact that there are three of us in the car with our tops off, it doesn’t feel weird.”But it wasn’t all rock and roll as Flea led James into a rousing rendition of Food Glorious Food from the popular musical, Oliver.The band even sang a hilarious song that they wrote aged 15, after smoking “large quantities of marijuana” during a camping trip.Things started to take a bizarre turn when they stopped off outside … [Read more...] about James Corden strips off topless with the Red Hot Chili Peppers for Carpool Karaoke
JAMES Corden is a former sitcom star who's galloped to fame in the States after winning hearts as Gavin And Stacey's Smithy.The Brit knows how to raise a chuckle, and loves a good sing-song with famous people, but what else do we know about him? Here's the lowdown...James Corden is a 38-year-old British actor and presenter, now best-known for hosting The Late Late Show With James Corden in the States.Born in Hillingdon, the West Ham supporter started out as a stage actor with parts in musicals, before bagging his first TV role in Boyz Unlimited in 1999.He also started getting film work and starred in two Tango adverts, but he became a household name through the TV series Fat Friends, which ran from 2000 to 2005.Then he bagged a role in the Alan Bennett play The History Boys, which was a huge hit and was turned into a movie, also starring Corden.But major success came when the joker wrote the sitcom Gavin And Stacey with Ruth Jones, and created his alter-ego Smithy which proved hugely … [Read more...] about How old is James Corden, what’s his net worth, who’s his wife Julia Carey and when did he do Carpool Karaoke with George Michael?
A LITTLE while ago we graciously handed British treasure James Corden over the pond to the US.He went with a dream of making it big in Hollywood, and it turns out his friendly witty style went down a storm – with his Late Late Show proving an instant success.Carpool Karaoke came to life as a segment on James’ US late night talk show The Late Late Show.The concept is simple: James gets in a car, picks up a ‘random’ passenger (typically a triple-A pop artist) in an ‘eco-friendly’ carpooling style and drives off.En route to their destination – usually CBS studios – James pops on some of their music, they sing along together and hilarity ensues.The ridiculously talented James Corden always knows all of the words, and is a fine singer too.The feature is a staple of Corden’s show now, but it actually started as a hilarious sketch for Comic Relief with George Michael back in 2011.In the original sketch, the pair hurl insults at each … [Read more...] about What is James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke and which celebrities have taken part and how can you watch on Apple Music?
TRAGIC Chester Bennington laughs and smiles with Linkin Park bandmates in an episode of Carpool Karaoke filmed six days before he was found hanged.Chester is seen jamming along to some of the band’s classic tunes with other members Mike Shinoda and Jon Hahn, alongside comedian Ken Jeong.The stars all dance to Outkast’s Hey Ya and goof around dancing outside, with no hint of Chester’s tragic death to come.In a poignant moment, Chester tells Ken that he “just wants his kids to find something that they’re passionate about.“One of my kids loves sport- great. My daughters, they love music, they want to learn how to play instruments.”The 41 year old was found dead at his family home on July 20 2017.Corden said the singer’s family had the final say over the episode’s airing, with the episode being on hold until now.Apple, who are behind this series of Carpool Karoke, put a statement to the start of the clip, saying:“With the blessing … [Read more...] about Chester Bennington Carpool Karaoke episode filmed just SIX DAYS before Linkin Park’s star’s suicide is released with family’s blessing
SELENA Gomez and James Corden took Carpool Karaoke to a new level when they belted out her top hits on a roller coaster.The Come & Get It singer is the latest in a string of stars to appear on the segment on The Late late Show with the Brit host.In recent weeks, James has branched out a bit as just last week he wrestled and got naked with The Red Hot Chilly Peppers.This time he pushed things further as he went to McDonald's, drank shots of ginger and went on a roller coaster with former Disney star Selena.Selena is currently in the middle of her Revival World Tour and the pair sang hits from her album of the same name as they drove around LA.After they belted out one of her recent songs, Same Old Love, Selena encourages him to take a break.She said: "You're kind of the boss, why don't you take a little detour for a second?"They end up on a roller coaster where James screams along to her hit Come & get It while she manages to do the choreography for the track while speeding … [Read more...] about James Corden terrifies Selena Gomez on a roller coaster as Michelle Obama reveals she’s up next on Carpool Karaoke
BRITNEY Spears has revealed she will be the NEXT star to sing along with James Corden on his famous Carpool Karaoke.The Gimme More star tweeted a snap of herself and the Late Late Host and he looks like he can hardly believe how lucky he’s got.Posing in front of a Range Rover, James can be seen looking shocked and pointing at the pretty blonde a-list star next to him.Brit confirmed the news by adding: “Took a ride around LA with @JKCorden & did a little #CarpoolKaraoke Watch the @latelateshow on 8/25 to see it!"The Piece of Me hitmaker is believed to have been keen to take part in the skit to promote her eagerly-anticipated ninth studio LP Glory, which is released the next day on August 26.The 34-year-old follows in the footsteps of Justin Bieber, Adele, Sir Elton John, Stevie Wonder who have all taken part in the now famous sketch.Meanwhile, James, 37, is believed to be doing all he can to get Beyonce to take part in Carpool Karaoke he said: "It would break the … [Read more...] about Britney Spears joins James Corden for Carpool Karaoke – and he can’t believe his luck!
JAMES Corden feared he was being "KIDNAPPED" after crazed Carpool Karaoke fans bundled him into their vehicle for some singing banter.The bubbly presenter - famed for his celeb-studded TV segment on The Late Late show in the US - got the fright of his life when he returned back to London and was forced into a car.The group's boisterous antics came as they attempted to re-create their own version of the motoring sing-song where the Gavin and Stacey actor and his showbiz guest blast out some tunes as they head out for a drive.The comedian told The Wrap: "I was crossing the street in London a few weeks ago and there were these four kids. They were like 18, 19."They sort of forced me to get in the car. They all had their camera phones out and we were just singing along to the radio."I was like, 'Am I being kidnapped?'"The dad-of-one has previously admitted the success of Carpool Karaoke had been pure "madness."He has recruited famous faces such as Adele, One Direction and most … [Read more...] about James Corden reveals he was ‘KIDNAPPED’ by fans of his Carpool Karaoke TV segment
JAMES Corden made a memorable entrance to the Grammy Awards as he rolled down an entire set of stairs before blasting US President Donald Trump in a rap on stage.The comedian hosted this year's ceremony, and had the crowd in fits of laughter just minutes in as he got stuck on a rising platform, fell, and then stumbled down a flight of stairs."Stop! Stop it! This is a disaster," he shouted as confetti exploded on him. "We have rehearsed this and rehearsed this and rehearsed this...We cannot allow this sort of mistake."This is the GRAMMYs, isn't it?"He then launched into a rap, making reference to everyone from Beyonce to Lady Gaga and Rihanna.Hinting at Beyonce's pregnancy, he rapped: "Slay the whole stage with twins in her tummy."James then touched on Rihanna and Drake's on-off romance, and Lady Gaga's duet with Metallica.He ended the piece by slamming Trump, rapping: "Living this up because this is the best because with President Trump we don't know what's next!"The star didn't stop … [Read more...] about James Corden falls down the stairs and slams Donald Trump in rap as he opens Grammy Awards, before inviting Beyonce’s daughter Blue Ivy to join him for Carpool Karaoke
WHEN James Corden came up with the fun new concept of carpool karaoke, it was pretty clear that he had no idea that it would become SUCH a sensation that it would even spawn its own series.Here are just some of the best moments Carpool Karaoke has given us – from both the Late Late Show and the new Apple series. When Adele gives Nicki Minaj a run for her moneyAdele has become known for her incomparable vocal tones and heart-breaking ballads – but on the show it was revealed she has a secret rap talent that she doesn’t often show.Blasting Nicki Minaj’s verse from Kanye West’s Monster in the car, Adele throws herself into the song in full force – and doesn’t skip a single beat as she blasts out a verse word-for-word.After the verse airs, Nicki responded to the moment and wrote: “Pull thru, QUEEN!!!! #Adele #Monster the attitude & fingers to match. #Oh #Ok #Iconic“Adele is mad ratchet. I can’t take her [laugh-cry … [Read more...] about From Adele rapping Nicki Minaj to Michelle Obama and Missy Elliott duetting – here are the best Carpool Karaoke moments
JAMES Corden has revealed that Kanye West TWICE cancelled an appearance on his Carpool Karaoke segment.With the likes of Adele, Justin Bieber, Stevie Wonder and even the First Lady herself Michelle Obama taking part, you’d have thought Kanye would have been in that passenger seat like a shot.But the rapper bailed twice on Corden, who insisted he will eventually do it.Speaking to GQ, James said: “Kanye has been booked to do [it] twice now but both times something came up. He’ll do it eventually. He wants to do it."James also revealed that Yeezy did apologise and sent him three dozen red roses, ‘in the shape of a cube’ to say sorry.What could be more Kanye than that?” Corden said in the interview. Carpool Karaoke, which James introduced when he took over as host of US chat show The Late Late Show, has become hugely popular.A range of A-list celebs have taken part in the segment which see James driving around picking up celebs who then go … [Read more...] about ‘He’ll do it eventually’: James Corden reveals that Kanye West TWICE cancelled his Carpool Karaoke appearance