Vince Staples brought “Lemme Know,” off his double album Summertime ’06, to late night yesterday (Sept. 1), with a little help from Jhene Aiko and (of course) The Roots. Staples performed the song on Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show ahead of an upcoming NYC tour stop.
With its vaguely tropical vibes, the song was well-suited to The Roots’ deep percussion section (even better, they’re bringing the back-up vocals!). Check out the intimate performance below:
Staples, though, was a little abashed following his performance:
Im timid so turn up the tv.
— Vince Staples (@vincestaples) September 2, 2015