Jimmy Fallon and the Chickeneers supply a clucking ‘Ho Hey’

Jimmy Fallon, Blake Shelton, and ‘Parks and Recreation’ stalwart Nick Offerman kill it on NBC’s “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon”

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Who would have guessed that an all-clucking parody of “Ho Hey”, the ubiquitous hit single by folk rock band the Lumineers, could be so inspired and insanely funny? Nine videos and photos establish why the Chickeneers, featuring Jimmy Fallon, Blake Shelton, and Nick Offerman, killed it on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” Image Credit: NBCUniversal / Broadway Video
Check out Blake Shelton, Jimmy Fallon, writer Chris Tartaro, and Nick Offerman delivering an insanely funny version of the Lumineers’ “Ho Hey” in outlandish chicken costumes. The skit, which has amassed five million views on YouTube, aired March 28, 2013, on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” Video Credit: NBCUniversal / Broadway Video
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It’s too late to turn back now: Founding Chickeneers Blake Shelton, Jimmy Fallon, Nick Offerman, and Chris Tartaro are captured backstage at Studio 6B at NBC Studios in the historic 30 Rockefeller Plaza in Manhattan, New York City, not long before they unleashed a hilarious rendition of the Lumineers’ “Ho Hey” in a March 28, 2013, sketch on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” Image Credit: Jimmy Fallon’s official Twitter
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Ladies and gentlemen, presenting the Chickeneers: Left to right are Blake Shelton [a country artist and judge on NBC’s “The Voice], Jimmy Fallon, Chris Tartaro, and Nick Offerman covering the Lumineers’ “Ho Hey” in a March 28, 2013, sketch from “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” Former “Saturday Night Live” head writer Seth Meyers succeeded Fallon as “Late Night” master of ceremonies in 2014. Image Credit: NBCUniversal / Broadway Video
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An acoustic guitar-wielding Blake Shelton, a mandolin-sporting Jimmy Fallon, Chris Tartaro supplying tambourine and bass drum, and Nick Offerman miming on a bass guitar completely overhaul the Lumineers’ “Ho Hey” in a March 28, 2013, sketch from “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” Image Credit: NBCUniversal / Broadway Video
Watch Alanis Morissette and Meghan Trainor perform an all-clucking version of “Ironic” for “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on November 3, 2015. Video Credit: NBCUniversal / Broadway Video

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