Ed Sheeran Joins Jimmy Fallon and The Roots to Sing “Shape of You”

Ed Sheeran, Jimmy Fallon and The Roots

Jimmy Fallon, singer Ed Sheeran and The Roots (Photo by Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)

Ed Sheeran teamed up with The Tonight Show‘s host Jimmy Fallon and The Roots to perform his latest hit single, “Shape of You.” Sheeran, Fallon, and The Roots picked up classroom instruments for the special performance which debuted on February 27, 2017. Per The Tonight Show, the musicians and classroom instruments included:

    Ed Sheeran – Vocals, Banana Shaker
    Jimmy Fallon – Vocals, Bass Drum, Casio Keyboard, Guiro, Blocks
    Questlove – Guiro, Kazoo
    Kamal Gray – Lead Xylophone
    James Poyser – Melodica
    Captain Kirk – Ukulele
    Tuba Gooding Jr. – Kazoo, Apple Shaker
    Mark Kelley – Rhythm Xylophone
    Frank Knuckles – Bongos
    Black Thought – Tambourine, Brown Hat

Watch the Shape of You music video:

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