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The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019 

Jules Burke
Updated January 13, 2020 1.6k votes 193 voters 3.5k views 139 items

List Rules Vote up the best musical guests that have appeared on Fallon in 2019.

Update - Check out the musical guests on Fallon in 2020!

This list contains all the 2019 musical guests on Jimmy Fallon. Recent musical guests on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon come in many forms. Some Fallon musical guests are legends of classic rock while other best musical guests on Jimmy Fallon are buzz-worthy rappers. Some great Fallon show musical guests are even up-and-coming pop stars.

Who are some of the recent best musical guests on Jimmy Fallon? Juice WRLD has to be near the top. On April 8 the Chicago native performed “Hear Me Calling,” from his 2019 album Death Race for Love. 21 Savage is another popular rapper who performed on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in 2019.

Vampire Weekend teamed-up with Danielle Haim to perform “Jerusalem, New York, Berlin” on The Tonight Show on May 17. Other great 2019 Fallon performances include Lizzo, Morrissey, and Kelly Clarkson.

Which 2019 Tonight Show set is your favorite? Vote the best performances up to the top of this list and please add any great musical guests we may have missed.

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Chris Stapleton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019

Labels: Rounder Records, Universal Music Group Nashville

September 20, 2019 - Performed "Tell Me When It's Over"

Christopher Alvin Stapleton (born April 15, 1978) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer. He was born in Lexington, Kentucky, and grew up in Staffordsville, Kentucky, ...more
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John Legend is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019
Genre: Contemporary R&B, Soul & Pop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Get Lifted, Once Again, Evolver, Live at SOB's New York City, Love In The Future, + more

Labels: Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Sony Urban Music, Sony Music Entertainment, GOOD Music

February 22, 2019 - Performed "Preach"

November 22, 2019 - Performed "This Is Christmas"

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Backstreet Boys is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019

Albums: Never Gone, Backstreet Boys, I Want It That Way, Black & Blue, Backstreet's Back, + more

Labels: Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Sony Music Entertainment, Jive Records, Legacy Recordings, RCA Records

January 24, 2019 - Performed "Chances"

Backstreet Boys (often abbreviated as BSB) is an American vocal group, formed in Orlando, Florida in 1993. The group consists of AJ McLean, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Kevin Richardson, and ...more
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Luke Bryan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019
Genre: Country; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: I’ll Stay Me, Tailgates & Tanlines, Doin' My Thing, Crash My Party, Spring Break… Here to Party, + more

Labels: Capitol Records Nashville, Capitol Records

October 27, 2019 - Performed "What She Wants Tonight"

Thomas Luther "Luke" Bryan (born July 17, 1976) is an American country music singer and songwriter. He began his music career writing songs for Travis Tritt and Billy Currington – ...more
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Maren Morris is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019

March 11, 2019 - Performed "Girl"

Maren Larae Morris (born April 10, 1990) is an American country music singer, songwriter, and record producer. She has released four studio albums. Her 2015 extended play, Maren Morris, charted ...more
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Avril Lavigne is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019
Genre: Pop punk, Pop music & Rock music; Nationality: Canada

Albums: Let Go, My Happy Ending, Don't Tell Me, When You're Gone, Forbidden Rose, + more

Labels: Nettwerk Records, Epic Records, Arista Records, RCA Records

February 13, 2019 - Performed "Head Above Water"

Avril Ramona Lavigne (; French: [avʁil laviɲ]; born September 27, 1984) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and actress. By the age of 15, she had appeared on stage with Shania Twain and by 16, ...more
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Lizzo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019

February 5, 2019 - Performed "Juice"

Melissa Jefferson (born April 27, 1988), better known by her stage name Lizzo, is an American alternative hip hop artist based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She is a founding member of indie hip ...more
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Luke Combs is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019

May 9, 2019 - Performed "Beer Never Broke My Heart"

Luke Albert Combs (born March 2, 1990) is an American country music singer and songwriter. Combs signed a deal with Sony Music Nashville, and the debut single from This One's For You, ...more
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Ronnie Milsap is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019
Genre: Blue-eyed soul, Country pop & Nashville sound; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Christmas With Ronnie Milsap, It Was Almost Like a Song, There's No Gettin' Over Me, Pure Love, Milsap Magic, + more

Labels: Liberty Records, RCA Records

February 6, 2019 - Performed "Lost in the Fifties Tonight (In the Still of the Night)"

Ronnie Lee Milsap (born January 16, 1943) is an American country music singer and pianist. He was one of country music's most popular and influential performers of the 1970s and 1980s. He became ...more
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Brooks & Dunn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019

Albums: It Won't Be Christmas Without You, Hillbilly Deluxe, Red Dirt Road, Hard Workin' Man, Brand New Man, + more

Labels: Arista Records, Arista Nashville

April 9, 2019 - Performed "Boot Scootin' Boogie"

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Jason Aldean is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019
Genre: Country rock; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Relentless, My Kinda Party, She's Country, Jason Aldean, Wide Open, + more

Labels: Capitol Records Nashville, Broken Bow Records, Capitol Records

November 28, 2019 - Performed "We Back"

Jason Aldine Williams (born February 28, 1977), known professionally as Jason Aldean, is an American country music singer. Since 2005, Jason Aldean has been signed to Broken Bow Records, a ...more
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Sting is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019
Genre: Medieval music, Classic rock & New Wave; Nationality: England

Albums: ...Nothing Like the Sun, Ten Summoner's Tales, Mercury Falling, The Soul Cages, The Dream of the Blue Turtles, + more

Labels: Deutsche Grammophon, A&M Records, Universal Music Group

April 26, 2019 - Performed "Demolition Man"

Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner CBE (born 2 October 1951), known as Sting, is an English musician and actor. He was the principal songwriter, lead singer, and bassist for the new wave rock band the ...more
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Brothers Osborne

January 22, 2019 - Performed "I Don't Remember Me Before You"

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Willie Nelson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019
Genre: Outlaw country, Americana & Traditional pop music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Heroes, Pretty Paper, Countryman, Last of the Breed, The Red Headed Stranger, + more

Labels: Atlantic Records, Island Records, Legacy Recordings, Lost Highway Records, Liberty Records, + more

June 18, 2019 - Performed "My Favorite Picture of You"

Willie Hugh Nelson (born April 29, 1933) is an American singer, songwriter, musician, actor, producer, author, poet, and activist. The critical success of the album Shotgun Willie (1973), ...more
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Little Big Town is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019

Albums: Tornado, The Road to Here, Little Big Town, A Place to Land, The Reason Why, + more

Labels: Monument Records, Equity Music Group, Capitol Records Nashville, Universal Music Group Nashville, Capitol Records

June 26, 2019 - Performed "The Daughters"

Little Big Town is an American country music group. Founded in 1998, the group has comprised the same four members since its founding: Karen Fairchild, Kimberly Schlapman, Phillip Sweet, and ...more
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OneRepublic is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019

Albums: Dreaming Out Loud, Waking Up, The Teen Idols: The Very Best Of, Native, Stop and Stare, + more

Labels: Mosley Music Group, Interscope Records, Columbia

June 13, 2019 - Performed "Rescue Me"

OneRepublic is an American pop rock band from Colorado Springs, Colorado. Formed in 2002 by Ryan Tedder and Zach Filkins, the band achieved commercial success on Myspace as an unsigned act. In ...more
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Robyn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019
Genre: Hip hop music, Synthpop & Pop music; Nationality: Sweden

Albums: Robyn, Body Talk, Part 3, Robyn Is Here, Body Talk, + more

Labels: Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Island Records, Konichiwa Records, Cherrytree Records, Jive Records, + more

July 18, 2019 - erformed "Between the Lines/Love Is Free"

Robin Miriam Carlsson (born 12 June 1979), known as Robyn (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈrɔbʏn]), is a Swedish singer, songwriter and record producer. She arrived on the music scene with her 1995 ...more
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Gary Clark, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019
Genre: Blues-rock, Pop music & Rock music; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Blak and Blu, iTunes Session, Gary Clark Jr., The Bright Lights EP, The bright lights - Australian tour edition

Labels: Warner Bros. Records

February 27, 2019 - Performed "What About Us"

Gary Lee Clark Jr. (born February 15, 1984) is an American musician from Austin, Texas. He is best known for his fusion of blues, rock and soul music with elements of hip hop. In 2011 Clark ...more
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Khalid is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019

April 4, 2019 - Performed "Talk"

Khalid Donnel Robinson (born February 11, 1998), known mononymously as Khalid, is an American singer and songwriter. His debut single, "Location", was released in July 2016, and his ...more
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Genre: Country, Pop & Blues; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Breakaway, Stronger, My December, Miss Independent, Thankful, + more

Labels: Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Sony Music Entertainment, 19 Recordings, RCA Records

April 3, 2019 - Performed "Broken & Beautiful"

Kelly Brianne Clarkson (born April 24, 1982) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, author, and television personality. She rose to fame in 2002 after winning the first season of American ...more
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Tones and I is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019
Tones and I

November 18. 2019 - Performed "Dance Monkey"

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The Highwomen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019
The Highwomen

July 30, 2019 - Performed "Redesigning Women"

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Iggy Pop is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019
Genre: Punk blues, Garage rock & Protopunk; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: The Idiot, Lust for Life, Zombie Birdhouse, Brick by Brick, Avenue B, + more

Labels: A&M Records, Elektra Records, Arista Records, Virgin Records, RCA Records

September 11, 2019 - Performed "James Bond"

James Newell Osterberg Jr. (born April 21, 1947), better known as Iggy Pop, is an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, and actor. Designated the "Godfather of Punk", ...more
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Dua Lipa is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Musical Guests on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' in 2019

December 19, 2019 - Performed "Don't Start Now"

Dua Lipa (born August 22, 1995) is an English singer, songwriter, and model. Her musical career began at age 14, when she began covering songs by other artists on YouTube. In 2015, she was ...more
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Genre: Hip hop music, Rock music & Dance-pop; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Closer to the Truth, The Ugly Duckling, Heart of Stone, Love Hurts, The Best of Cher, + more

Labels: Atlantic Records, MCA Records, ATCO Records, Warner Music Group, Geffen Records, + more

April 15, 2019 - Performed "If I Could Turn Back Time"

Cher (born Cherilyn Sarkisian; May 20, 1946) is an American singer, actress and television host. Commonly referred to by the media as the Goddess of Pop, she has been described as embodying ...more