Ariana Grande Wiki
Ariana Grande Wiki

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon is an American late-night talk show hosted by Jimmy Fallon that airs on NBC. The show premiered on February 17, 2014, and is produced by Broadway Video and Universal Television.



The first time Grande appeared on Late Night was in June 2013 to perform her debut single "The Way" along with Mac Miller who is featured on the song.[1]

In September 2013, Grande appeared again to promote the release of her debut album, Yours Truly. She performed "Broadway covers" of hip-hop songs with Jimmy including "99 Problems", "Insane in the Brain", and "Thrift Shop".[2]

Ariana performed her song "Last Christmas", on Thanksgiving Day 2013.[3]


Grande appeared on the special Super Bowl episode of The Tonight Show to perform her song "One Last Time" for the first time live in February 2015.[4] She also appeared in an a cappella cover of "We Are The Champions" with many other celebrities.[5]

In March 2015, Grande appeared with Fallon in a sketch called "Ew!", where they act like bratty pre-teen girls.[6] She also sat down to talk with him (making it her first talk show interview) and did an impression of Céline Dion.[7]

In September 2015, Grande came to The Tonight Show to promote her debut fragrance ARI by Ariana Grande and also revealed the name of her new single "Focus" along with its release date. Grande also played a game called "Wheel of Musical Impressions" where they had to sing a song in the voice of a randomly selected music artist.[8][9]



In April 2016, Grande came to The Tonight Show to promote her album Dangerous Woman. She also brought her dog Toulouse and her whole family.[10] Grande and Fallon did a sketch called "Lip Sync Conversation" where all of their conversations are lip-synced to pop songs.[11] She also performed her lead single "Dangerous Woman" as the last act of the show.[12] In July 2016, Grande made a cameo appearance on The Tonight Show in a Snapchat video with Jimmy Fallon.[13]

On September 2016, Grande appeared on The Tonight Show once again, where she promoted her third fragrance Sweet Like Candy. Grande and Jimmy played the "Best Friend Challenge" to test how well they know each other.[14] She also performed her third single off Dangerous Woman, "Side To Side" as the last act of the show. Grande also preformed a single off her Target deluxe addition of Dangerous Woman, called Jason's Song (Gave It Away), the performance was later removed from YouTube.[15]


On April 25, 2018, Grande appeared on The Tonight Show for the entire May 1 episode, including a performance of "No Tears Left To Cry", the lead single from her album, Sweetener.[16] She later appeared on May 13, 2018 to perform "No Tears Left To Cry" in partnership with Nintendo's new game Nintendo Labo.

On December 18, 2018 , Grande performed her promotional single “Imagine” from her album Thank U, Next.


On November 4th, 2021 Grande Appeared on The Tonight Show. She assisted virtually in her house throughout the whole interview.

Ariana also appeared on Jimmy's new show titled, That's My Jam along with her fellow coaches from The Voice. On the show, Jimmy had sang a part of No Tears Left To Cry for the round, 'Perfect Mashup'.

'It Was A... (Masked Christmas)' was also released on Decemeber 7, 2021, leading up to Christmas 2021. The song was by Jimmy Fallon, featuring Ariana Grande and Megan Thee Stallion.


Grande appeared on the show on June 6, 2024. There, she talked about her seventh studio album and talked about the third single, "The Boy Is Mine", then performed it.[17]


  1. Rap-Up - Ariana Grande and Mac Miller Perform 'The Way' on 'Fallon'
  2. Rolling Stone - Ariana Grande and Jimmy Fallon Do Broadway Versions of Hip-Hop Songs
  3. Cambio- Ariana Grande Performs "Last Christmas" on 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon'
  4. RyanSeacrest - Ariana Grande Performs ‘One Last Time’ During ‘Fallon’ Super Bowl Special
  5. US Weekly - Super Bowl Tribute Song With Jimmy Fallon
  6. Cinemablend - Ariana Grande And Jimmy Fallon's Ew Sketch Is The Best One Yet
  7. People - Ariana Grande Does a Killer Céline Dion Impression on The Tonight Show
  8. Time - Watch Ariana Grande Absolutely Slay Impressions of Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera
  9. US Weekly - Ariana Grande Totally Nails Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera Impressions with Jimmy Fallon
  10. Youtube - Ariana Grande Shows Off Her Winking Dog Toulouse and Sassy Nonna
  11. E Online - Jimmy Fallon and Ariana Grande Speak Only in Song in This Impressive Musical Showdown
  12. Complex - Ariana performing Dangerous Woman on The Tonight Show
  13. Rolling Stone - Watch Ariana Grande, Jimmy Fallon Face-Swap in Snapchat Duet
  14. EW - Ariana Grande and Jimmy Fallon play the Best Friends Challenge
  15. RollingStone - Watch Ariana Grande Belt, Rap 'Side to Side' on 'Fallon'
  16. Billboard - Ariana Grande Preps 'Tonight Show' Takeover with Skits, Chat & TV Debut of 'No Tears Left to Cry'
  17. Instagram - @fallontonight:"@arianagrande is here to talk eternal sunshine + perform 'the boy is mine' on #FallonTonight next Thursday, June 6th at 11:35/10:35c on @nbc! #eternalsunshine"