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William Shatner and Joe Jackson cover Common People

William Shatner and Joe Jackson cover Common People

(4:24) Live performance on Jay Leno with Ben Folds on keyboard.

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tildenld tildenld (1970 days ago)
This is just the most ironic piece of art that I've ever seen!!
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This is just the most ironic piece of art that I've ever seen!!
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Guest: rea (2399 days ago)
shite!
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shite!
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Guest: Anica (2224 days ago)
happy b-day dear Willaim
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happy b-day dear Willaim
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Guest: Debbie (2966 days ago)
Joe jackson has been around for years 'Don't you know that it's different for girls' is perhaps his best known hit, but he is brilliant and has a vast catalogue of work. He sounds fine to me! and Bill is just a God!!!!!!
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Joe jackson has been around for years 'Don't you know that it's different for girls' is perhaps his best known hit, but he is brilliant and has a vast catalogue of work. He sounds fine to me! and Bill is just a God!!!!!!
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Guest: bobdown (1668 days ago)
So who's this Shatner dude? (;->
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So who's this Shatner dude? (;->
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Guest: Liam O'Donnell (3116 days ago)
Monster best fun.
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Monster best fun.
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Guest: Craig (3161 days ago)
Holy crap Joe Jackson can still rock it. I love this clip and song!
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Holy crap Joe Jackson can still rock it. I love this clip and song!
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Guest: ANo (2901 days ago)
Along with elvis costello, joe jackson pretty much invented new wave music and brought it to the masses. Better than the original imho.
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Along with elvis costello, joe jackson pretty much invented new wave music and brought it to the masses. Better than the original imho.
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Wulfrune Wulfrune (3351 days ago)
Surprisingly entertaining.... well, for me anyway :)
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Surprisingly entertaining.... well, for me anyway :)
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Guest: Nick (2168 days ago)
i loved joe jackson since seeing him on mtv back in the 80's and he's still as awesome as ever. - nick from michigan
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i loved joe jackson since seeing him on mtv back in the 80's and he's still as awesome as ever. - nick from michigan
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Guest: Jon (2309 days ago)
This is amazing.
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This is amazing.
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Guest: AMW (2975 days ago)
Never heard of Joe Jackson, but i guess the accent is an attempt at copying Jarvis Cockers accent in the original version
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Never heard of Joe Jackson, but i guess the accent is an attempt at copying Jarvis Cockers accent in the original version
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Guest: mosubu (2528 days ago)
other way around dude, jackson predates jarvis by a loooong time. learn your rock/pop history before ya spout!
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other way around dude, jackson predates jarvis by a loooong time. learn your rock/pop history before ya spout!
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Guest: mosubu (2528 days ago)
other way around dude, jackson predates jarvis by a loooong time. learn your rock/pop history before ya spout!
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other way around dude, jackson predates jarvis by a loooong time. learn your rock/pop history before ya spout!
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Guest: McSlaine (1803 days ago)
Joe JAckson is the man ! Shatner has no sense of timing, if he lived to be 1000 he still wouldnt learn to sing
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Joe JAckson is the man ! Shatner has no sense of timing, if he lived to be 1000 he still wouldnt learn to sing
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Guest: topcoach (1027 days ago)

The guy has feel, and irony and humour and class, the band provides more than enought timing .
This is what music is meant to be, emotion transmitted via sound.

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The guy has feel, and irony and humour and class, the band provides more than enought timing .
This is what music is meant to be, emotion transmitted via sound.

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Guest: Wayne (3115 days ago)
The needs of the many... outweigh.. the needs of the few..
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The needs of the many... outweigh.. the needs of the few..
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Guest: Bananastasia (1779 days ago)
I never tire of watching this performance! It rocks so hard and good! :-)
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I never tire of watching this performance! It rocks so hard and good! :-)
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Guest: hellou (3351 days ago)
Better than the original IMO :)
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Better than the original IMO :)
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Guest: (2893 days ago)
Joe Jackson eats PULP's lunch. And this version kicks the original's ass around the block. Seriously. The original is full of itself serious and boring. This one blows shit up
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Joe Jackson eats PULP's lunch. And this version kicks the original's ass around the block. Seriously. The original is full of itself serious and boring. This one blows shit up
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Guest: Mark (2096 days ago)
This IS the original. Pulp's version is the cover.
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This IS the original. Pulp's version is the cover.
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Guest: wowgold (2287 days ago)
Fabulously, I valid strike 60 and am actually epigrammatic on gold in requital for my 60 epic ground mount. I plot to obtain encircling 500-1,000 . Anyone know of any to do so? Thanks
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Fabulously, I valid strike 60 and am actually epigrammatic on gold in requital for my 60 epic ground mount. I plot to obtain encircling 500-1,000 . Anyone know of any to do so? Thanks
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Guest: SD (852 days ago)
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Saw this the night is aired - it's been in my head ever since. Props to PULP (for those of you too young to remember), Ben Folds always rocks (no matter what), Joe Jackson is perfect (again), and what can I say about Shatner (where no man has gone before). Rock music makes you wanna dance, jump, and scream, and here is the proof.

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Saw this the night is aired - it's been in my head ever since. Props to PULP (for those of you too young to remember), Ben Folds always rocks (no matter what), Joe Jackson is perfect (again), and what can I say about Shatner (where no man has gone before). Rock music makes you wanna dance, jump, and scream, and here is the proof.

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Guest: (2975 days ago)
excuse my ignorance, but who the hell is joe jackson, and why is he runing a good song with a very fake cockney accent!
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excuse my ignorance, but who the hell is joe jackson, and why is he runing a good song with a very fake cockney accent!
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Guest: boobies (2624 days ago)
He's British.
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He's British.
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Guest: Burska (2228 days ago)
Joe is a Pomm. ie from England. its his real accent. for all you ignoramious's... go get a Joe Jackson album. there is no one better. true musical genuis. clearly seen here. he reinterpreted this song in a way Jarvis Cocker could never hve done !! Joe is the true talent. but all Hats off to Jarvis for writing such a brilliant song. but Joe taeks this to another level all together. like Joe Coker did withthe Beatles "With a Little From My Friends" wy back in the 60's !!
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Joe is a Pomm. ie from England. its his real accent. for all you ignoramious's... go get a Joe Jackson album. there is no one better. true musical genuis. clearly seen here. he reinterpreted this song in a way Jarvis Cocker could never hve done !! Joe is the true talent. but all Hats off to Jarvis for writing such a brilliant song. but Joe taeks this to another level all together. like Joe Coker did withthe Beatles "With a Little From My Friends" wy back in the 60's !!
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Guest: Pamela Stanley (2189 days ago)
Can't believe that comment from ???? "who the hell is Joe Jackson///"???!!! LOL...Where has that person been, in a cave???? Joe Jackson is a GENIUS.....I have always loved him.......I loved your response! :)
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Can't believe that comment from ???? "who the hell is Joe Jackson///"???!!! LOL...Where has that person been, in a cave???? Joe Jackson is a GENIUS.....I have always loved him.......I loved your response! :)
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Guest: M. Biggins (no relation) (1510 days ago)
Silly mare on radio this a m waffling on about this, but,on this occasion, I have to agree with her, WONDERFUL
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Silly mare on radio this a m waffling on about this, but,on this occasion, I have to agree with her, WONDERFUL
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