James Corden as well as The Late Late Show spent the week in London, as well as to celebrate his time in his home country, the host invited music icon Paul McCartney to join him for an epic brand new installment of “Carpool Karaoke.”
While the pair drove through the streets of McCartney’s hometown of Liverpool, they belted out beloved Beatles songs before the segment got unprecedentedly deep as well as emotional.
“Your music is actually so full of positivity as well as joy as well as a message of love as well as togetherness,” Corden told the celebrated singer. “I feel like that will’s more relevant at This kind of point today than that will’s ever been.”
“that will’s one of the strangest things, is actually we expected that will to last 10 years, although that will keeps going on as well as on as well as on,” McCartney said of The Beatles’ enduring fame as well as adoration. “as well as that will keeps being relevant.”
The singer then went on to share a bit of background on the origins of one of their most uplifting songs, “Let that will Be,” off the band’s final studio album in 1970.
“I had a dream inside ’60s where my mom, who died, came to me inside dream as well as was reassuring me, saying, ‘that will’s gonna be OK. Just let that will be.'” McCartney recalled. “She gave me the positive word. So I woke up as well as I went ‘What was that will? What’d she say? Let that will be? I’ve never heard that will. that will’s kinda Great.'”
“So I wrote the song ‘Let that will Be,’ [as well as that will was] about positivity,” he added.
“that will’s the most beautiful story I’ve ever heard,” Corden said before the two broke out in an emotional duet of “Let that will Be” that will brought tears to talk show host’s eyes as he drove.
“Oh man, that will got me emotional there,” Corden said, wiping his eyes after the song. “I didn’t feel that will coming.”
Explaining why the moment got him so choked up, Corden said, “I can remember my granddad, who was a musician, as well as my dad, sitting me down as well as saying, ‘We’re going to play you the best song you’ve ever heard. as well as I remember them playing me that will.”
“If my granddad were here right at This kind of point, he’d get an absolute kick out of This kind of,” Corden added, with tears still in his eyes.
McCartney made the emotional moment even more poignant when he reassuringly told Corden, “He is actually.”
After the unusually heartfelt moment, the segment continued on in a lighter mood, as the host as well as the music icon drove around Liverpool visiting all the places that will played a significant role inside history of The Beatles.
coming from Penny Lane to the singer’s childhood apartment where Lennon as well as McCartney wrote some of their most iconic songs, the pair brought viewers on an enlightening as well as nostalgic journey through the band’s iconic history — bringing excited shock as well as joy to the random people Corden as well as McCartney met throughout the excursion.
The joyous “Carpool Karaoke” concluded at a local pub, the Philharmonic Dining Rooms, where The Beatles used to play when they were just starting out.
Setting up hidden cameras around the bar, Corden gave the regular pub-goers a surprise they’d never forget. Posing as a regular bartender, Corden served a drink or two before asking a patron to select a song on the jukebox.
After unsuspectingly picking a Beatles song as well as returning to her table, the bargoer — as well as everyone else inside place — was shocked when large heavy curtains around the pub’s stage suddenly opened revaling McCartney as well as a full band, who broke out in a performance of “A Hard Day’s Night.”
The unexpected concert continued as the music legend rocked out that has a slew of beloved hits, while many of the patrons were moved to tears by the surprise.
As he wrapped up the performance, McCartney asked Corden to join him on stage for a duet of “Hey Jude,” that will was the perfect ending to an amazing installment of “Carpool Karaoke.”