Update - Check out the musical guests on Colbert in 2020!
This list contains videos and information about the 2019 musical guests on Stephen Colbert. Recent musical guests on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert come in many forms. Some Colbert musical guests are legends of classic rock while other best musical guests on Stephen Colbert are buzz-worthy rappers. Some great Colbert Show musical guests are even up-and-coming pop stars.
Who are some of the recent best musical guests on Stephen Colbert? Of course, BTS has to be near the top. The K-pop superstars performed “Make It Right” on May 17, 2019. They also sat down for an interview and recreated the Beatles iconic TV debut during their Late Show appearance. Fellow K-poppers BLACKPINK also stopped by Colbert in 2019 to perform “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du” on February 11th.
Spike Jonze directed Karen O and Danger Mouse's March 18, 2019, Colbert set in the style of a live music video. Other great 2019 Late Show musical guests include Cage the Elephant, Future, and The National.
Which recent Late Show performance is the best? Vote your favorites to the top of this list.
Albums: 2 Cool 4 Skool, DARK&WILD, SKOOL LUV AFFAIR SPECIAL ADDITION
May 17, 2019 - Performed "Make It Right" from their EP Map of the Soul: Persona.
February 11, 2019 - Performed "Ddu-Du Ddu-Du" from their album Square Up (EP).
Albums: Fill a Heart, Foreword, P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing), Handmade Songs By Tori Kelly
August 14, 2019 - Performed "Sorry Would Go a Long Way" from her album Inspired by True Events.
Albums: Thomas Rhett, It Goes Like This, Something to Do With My Hands, It Goes Like This
December 11, 2019 - Performed "Notice" from his album Center Point Road.
Albums: Cracked Rear View, Hootie & the Blowfish, Fairweather Johnson, Musical Chairs, Kootchypop
May 1, 2019 - Performed "Hold My Hand" from their album Cracked Rear View.
Albums: Graceland, Still Crazy After All These Years, So Beautiful or So What, Paul Simon, The Rhythm of the Saints
April 15, 2019 - Performed "That Was Your Mother" from his album Graceland.
Albums: In My Mind, In My Mind: The Prequel, ADD SUV, G I R L, Frontin'
December 4, 2019 - Performed "Letter to My Godfather", from the film The Black Godfather
Albums: The 1975, Music for Cars, Sex, iTunes Festival: London 2013, Facedown
November 18, 2019 - Performed "Frail State of Mind" from their upcoming album Notes on a Conditional Form.
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February 18, 2019 - Performed "Blood and Rockets" from their album South of Reality.
Albums: The Eraser, Harrowdown Hill, Spitting Feathers, The Eraser Rmxs, This
November 14, 2019 - Performed "Daily Battles"
Albums: Nick of Time, Nine Lives, Fundamental, Silver Lining, Longing in Their Hearts
May 8, 2019 - Performed "Angel from Montgomery" from her album Streetlights.
Albums: Sweet Baby James, A Christmas Album, James Taylor at Christmas, Never Die Young, Hourglass
May 2, 2019 - Performed "Carolina in My Mind" from his self-titled debut album.
Albums: Are We There, Tramp, Taking Chances, Because I Was in Love, Leonard
December 19, 2019 - Performed "Seventeen" from her album Remind Me Tomorrow, featuring Norah Jones.
Albums: Live at Shepherd's Bush Empire, London (Deluxe Companion), Babel, Mumford & Sons, iTunes Festival: London 2010
March 7, 2019 - Performed "Beloved" from their album Delta.
Albums: Need You Now, Lady Antebellum, A Merry Little Christmas, Need You Now, Own the Night
November 21, 2019 - Performed "Ocean" from their album of the same name.
June 5, 2019 - Performed "Someone You Loved" from his album Divinely Uninspired to a Hellish Extent.
Albums: Where the Wild Things Are, Pinky's Dream, I Shot the Sheriff, The Moon Song, Immigrant Song
March 18, 2019 - Performed "Woman" from their collaborative album Lux Prima.
Albums: Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space, Let It Come Down, Songs in A&E, Amazing Grace, Pure Phase
June 4, 2019 - Performed "I'm Your Man" from their album And Nothing Hurt
June 18, 2019 - Performed "Glasgow (No Place Like Home)"
Albums: Thank You, Happy Birthday, Cage the Elephant, Melophobia, Ain't No Rest for the Wicked
April 18, 2019 - Performed "Ready to Let Go" from their album Social Cues.
November 7, 2019 - Performed "Hit the Back" from her album Cheap Queen.
October 10, 2019 - Performed "Not" from their album Two Hands.
Albums: Goddess, Fall Over, London, Warm Water, Change
September 9, 2019 - Preformed "Contaminated" from her album III.
Albums: Vampire Weekend, Contra, Modern Vampires of the City, Vampire Weekend, Mansard Roof
September 11, 2019 - Performed "Sympathy"
Albums: Gordon, Barenaked for the Holidays, Maybe You Should Drive, Disc One: All Their Greatest Hits (1991–2001), Everything to Everyone
May 16, 2019 - Performed "Big Bang Theory Theme."